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Research Assistant (full-time)

Date: January-09-2017 12:00 AM till February-02-2017 12:00 AM
Location: Van Dyck Hall
Contact Person: Department of Health Promotion and Community Health ,
Category: Vacancy

Position:               Research Assistant (full-time)

Employer:             Faculty of Health Sciences at the American University of Beirut

Project:                 Early Marriage Community-Based Participatory Research Intervention in Bekaa, Lebanon

Start date:            Feb 1st , 2017 (one year with possibility of renewal)


Paragraph on the project

The position entails providing research assistance to the CBPR early marriage intervention with Syrian refugees in Bekaa, Lebanon.  Responsibilities include overseeing different aspects of the project from the purely administrative (scheduling meetings and taking minutes) to high level research, data analysis, and project management activities.  The RA will work collaboratively with the PI and project coordinator of the project, liaise with a community RA and …

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A master’s degree in public health or a social science discipline
  • Strong analytical and quantitative/qualitative research skills
  • Knowledge of CBPR and evaluation methods
  • Ability to conduct independent research to support informed decisions by the research team
  • High level of interest in research with refugee populations and basic knowledge of the humanitarian system
  • Sensitivity to issues related to gender inequality
  • Excellent English writing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills (proficient in English and Arabic)
  • Ability to work independently, adaptability, and willingness to work in diverse settings
  • The position requires willingness to make frequent travel to Bekaa

If interested, send a CV and names of two references to Sawsan Abdulrahim

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