at Duke University and Duke University Health System

Durham, North Carolina

School of Medicine:


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Occupation Summary
Oversee and manage scientific and regulatory aspects of research database development and data hygiene for the Department of Surgery’s Data Management team. Provide oversite and compliance for research database management, data management plan development and maintenance (now required for NIH funded projects)


Work Performed

  • Perform a variety of complex and independent activities involved in the col lection, analysis, documentation, and interpretation of social, economic or health related information. 
  • Oversee and strategically manage scientific and regulatory aspects of database development, data hygiene development and management of required data management plans in research for the Department of Surgery’s Data Management team.
  • Establish work procedures; select sources of information and specific data for the creation and management of research databases to support the Department of Surgery’s research data program.
  • Evaluate and interpret collected data and prepare oral presentations or written reports and analyses setting forth progress, adverse trends and appropriate recommendations or conclusions. 
  • Develop forms and questionnaires and coordinate the application of research techniques. 
  • Confer with principal investigator in developing plans for research projects and to discuss the interpretation of results and the preparation of manuscripts for publication. 
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein. 


Minimum Qualifications

Work requires a bachelor's degree in a field related to a specific position.


Work requires two years of experience in research/data analysis or related position OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE



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Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.


Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.


Durham, North Carolina

As a world-class academic and health care system, Duke Health strives to transform medicine and health locally and globally through innovative scientific research, rapid translation of breakthrough discoveries, educating future clinical and scientific leaders, advocating and practicing evidence-based medicine to improve community health, and leading efforts to eliminate health inequalities.

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