Research Specialist I
Job Title Research Specialist I
Internal Title Research Specialist I
Requisition Number 011634
Minimum Salary $28,337
Pay Basis Annually
Campus USC Columbia
Expected Fill Date
Job Posting Date 04-17-2017
Minimum Posting Period Ends 04-23-2017
Job Close Date
Type of Position
Job Type Full-Time
Job Category Academic/Administrative
If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided
The Research Specialist will serve as a data assistant for two large projects conducted by the USC School Behavioral Health Team. Both projects include implementation of school based behavioral health interventions which are integrated into multi-tiered systems of support in elementary schools. The Research Specialist will support program evaluation efforts to determine the impact of interventions on student behavioral and academic functioning as well as the overall school environment. The Research Assistant will assist in the training and supervision of undergraduate research assistants.
This position requires a Bachelors degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, Education, Nursing, Public Health, or a related field and 1 year of related research experience. Prior research experience is required.
The position also requires: excellent personal skills, including the ability to work collaboratively with school personnel, community liaisons, and faculty supervisors, as well as the ability to supervise others; excellent clinical skills in working with children, adolescents, and parents; exceptional organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks.
Experience working closely with school personnel is preferred. Applicants should have expertise in personal computers, word processing, and data tracking, and using computer applications such as Word, and Excel.
Documents which must be associated with this posting
Special Instructions to Applicants
SOC Code 19-4060