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Research Assistant, School of Nursing and Midwifery

Aga Khan University (AKU)

Research, Teaching & Training

KSh Confidential
1 month ago

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Chartered in , Aga Khan University (AKU) is a private, autonomous and self-governing international university, with 13 teaching sites in 6 countries over three continents. An integral part of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKU provides higher education in multiple health science and social science disciplines, carries out research pertinent primarily to low- and middle-income countries and operates 7 hospitals (soon 8) and over outreach clinics, all at international standards. It has almost 2, students and 14, staff. The University is both a model of academic excellence and an agent of social change. As a leading international institution dedicated to excellence and change, AKU operates on the core principles of quality, relevance, impact and access.

Job Summary

To work together with the Principal Investigator in recruiting study participants, collecting data through administering questionnaires, data extraction from files and conducting interviews, data cleaning, translating, and transcribing of qualitative data, data entry and analysis.


·Identifying eligible participants using the inclusion and exclusion criteria;

·Taking the eligible participants through the consenting process;

·Organize date and time for data collection that is convenient for the participant;

·Administer questionnaires for quantitative data;

·Conduct interviews for qualitative data;

·Take field notes during interviews;

·Ensure privacy and confidentiality is maintained during data collection;

·Ensure data completeness every day;

·Cross tabulation of quantitative data to check for completeness and consistency of data;

·Entry of quantitative data into SPSS;

·Analysis of quantitative data;

·Translate and transcribe audio recorded interviews;

·Analyze qualitative data using N-vivo;

·Maintain all documentation for the study;

·Attend all project related meetings; and

·Provide weekly reports on the progress of the study.


·Bachelorâs degree in Social Sciences, Statistics or Health Sciences;

·At least 1-year prior experience as a Research Assistant;

·Prior experience in conducting Qualitative and Quantitative Research; and

·Knowledgeable and experienced in use of N-vivo and SPSS.

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