APLA Health — Senior Study Coordinator

APLA Health is currently seeking a Senior Study Coordinator to join our Baldwin Hills location! We offer great benefits, competitive pay, and great working environment!

We offer:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance (no cost for employee)
  • Vision Insurance (no cost for employee)
  • Long Term Disability
  • Group Term Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • 3 Personal Days
  • 10 Vacation Days
  • 12 Sick Days
  • Metro reimbursement or free parking
  • Employer Matched 403b Retirement Plan

Under the direction of the Program Manager of Community-Based Research, the Senior Study Coordinator engages in research projects to strengthen the capacity of the HIV prevention, care and treatment workforce to inform public health and elected officials to fund and implement programs designed to reduce HIV-related morbidity, mortality, and health disparities.


  • Supervise research staff, such as study coordinators and research assistants.
  • Oversee research activities, such as data collection, management, analysis, and dissemination.
  • Coordinate and conduct interviews with participants of research projects.
  • Develop research plans and protocols as needed.
  • Seek, establish, and maintain ongoing relationships with community-based research partners.
  • Develop research tools, including survey measures and qualitative interview schedules.
  • Provide training and expertise in community-based research to all staff.
  • Facilitate community advisory group meetings as required by research and/or evaluation contracts.
  • Analyze quantitative and qualitative data; manage databases.
  • Write research reports and co-author publications for peer reviewed journals and other scientific, agency, and community forums.
  • Present oral and written reports of research findings in appropriate venues and within given deadlines.
  • Assist with development of CBR proposals and funding applications.
  • Assist with development of culturally-tailored interventions for evaluation in research projects and proposals.
  • Provide technical assistance and continuing evaluation and training to APLA staff, volunteers and collaborators regarding research design and evaluation tools.
  • Develop systems to monitor APLA community-based research projects in order to achieve research goals and objectives.
  • Develop and oversee the research internship program including, recruiting, mentoring, and monitoring interns.
  • Conduct and evaluate needs assessments and evaluation programs for process and impact.
  • Consult on data collection, entry, and analyses techniques.


Training and Experience:
Master’s degree in Public Health or related field and a minimum of five years experience in research or evaluation application, health education training, curricula and program development, and report writing. Experience recruiting and interviewing research participants.

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