Pearson Research Coordinator in Melbourne, Australia
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The Research Coordinator will support aspects of the research and development projects related to the publication of psychometric tests for the Australian and New Zealand industry of Pearson Clinical Assessment. These projects include cultural/language test adaptation, test standardisation, norm development, test development, participant and site recruitment and coordination, equivalency and validation research, digital development, ethics applications, literature reviews, as well as various administrative tasks related to the research and development process.
Key Responsibilities include:
Coordinating and performing activities related to the recruitment of research participants and research sites and reporting on progress
Supporting recruitment as required and maintaining up-to-date stakeholder communication
Ethics submission writing, editing and proof-reading manuscripts and reports.
Providing project administrative support as required
Adhering to research processes and quality standards
Minimum fourth year University qualification in psychology or related allied health field is essential
Demonstrated experience in providing fieldwork support to research projects
Proactive, problem solving approach
Demonstrated experience in providing independent coordination of research fieldwork is preferred but not essential
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Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne
Work Locations: AU-Victoria-Melbourne-Goods Shed South 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008
Job: Research and Development
Organization: Assessments Clinical
Job Type: Temporary Work
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Mar 20, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Temporary
Req ID: 1804458
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