Research Associate, Department for Educational Development Job in Pakistan at Aga Khan University

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Research Associate, Department for Educational Development  

Entity: Aga Khan University

Location: Karachi, Pakistan


The Department for Educational Development (DED) is a resource for the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) responsible for developing educational philosophy at FHS, for faculty development and capacity building; for supporting curricular review, revision, and programme evaluation and ensuring quality of examinations.

Job Role / Responsibilities:

You will assist the supervisor in development of research instrument for the projects, publication and grants according to their objectives prepare and present periodic project related activity reports and ensure quality control and project monitoring.

Specifically, you will be responsible to:

  • assist in development of research instruments for projects, publication and grant according to their objectives
  • ensure proper data collection, data entry and analysis as per guidelines
  • work with the team on development and implementation of research tools and analysis of data
  • conduct literature reviews and provide support in writing research papers with the concerned manager
  • collect and analyse complex data, maintaining data quality control, conducting data management analysis as per study objectives
  • provide assistance in the preparation of periodic research and progress reports
  • ensure quality control and projects monitoring
  • assist in preparing manuscripts and abstracts for publication and presentation as required by investors, administrators and funding agencies
  • submit financial reports on a timely basis

present weekly and monthly progress reports

Eligibility Criteria / Requirements:

You should have:

  • a minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Statistics or equivalent; Masters will be preferred
  • a minimum of one to two years of related experience in the field of admin and research
  • excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • excellent initiative, reliability and maturity in problem solving
  • excellent written and verbal communication in English and Urdu
  • proficient in use of computer packages e.g. MS Office, SPSS, Endnote and Internet
  • ability to prepare minutes of the meeting ability to meet short deadlines.

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Company Location:  Pakistan

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