Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Brown School of Social Work at the Danforth Campus.
Primary responsibilities for this position include managing the day-to-day activities of study, including supervision of any project staff, coordination of evaluation activities, oversight of data collection and analyses, and development of reports and other products.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Manage project evaluation and research.
Oversee research, development, and writing to meet project deliverables.
Manage data collection (quantitative & qualitative) content development.
Actively disseminate project findings: prepare summaries, present at scientific conferences, participate in preparation of manuscripts.
Manage develop, and coordinate all project activities, including managing expert interviews and serving as the primary contact for external partners.
Prepare regular progress reports and final reports for funding agency.
Manage budgetary expenditures in cooperation with financial manager.
Develop and implement project timelines.
Deliver and track all components of an intervention.
Supervise project staff – Hire, manage, and oversee work of research assistants (staff and students).
Assist in grant development.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree and four years of job-related experience or a master’s degree in public health, social work, social sciences or public policy.
Experience working with low-income populations.
Experience in project management.
Experience with planning and organization of multi-day events.
Experience with dissemination and implementation research.
Understanding and knowledge of public health terminology.
Demonstrated superior writing and editing skills.
Strong interpersonal and communication (oral and written) skills.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse groups, including faculty, staff, students, public affairs, and health and news organizations.
Strong analytic skills and the ability to think strategically and programmatically.
Ability to represent the project effectively with scholars, students, and community groups.
Ability to work independently and exercise outstanding judgment.
Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks in a complex organizational environment.
Ability to manage the projects budget and resources.
The hiring range for this position is $38,162 - $51,500 annually.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Applicant Special Instructions:
Interested candidates should include a cover letter and resume with their application materials.
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Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.