Research Specialist

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
May 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Research Specialist

Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff

Department: Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 05-01-2017

Posting Summary:
The Center for Health Policy at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy seeks applications to fulfill the duties of a full-time Research Assistant.

The position requires collaboration between the principal investigator(s) to develop research projects, administer policy studies/analysis in the lab and in field settings, and conduct data analysis of large and small data sets. The preferred candidate will have experience in Big Data analysis, Federal, State and Regional Policies regarding Health Care, Health Economics, Health Systems and Delivery Models. The incumbent will provide training and supervision to undergraduate research assistants, and coordinate data collection. This position will be involved with data preparation and basic analysis, and will help build an active participant pool for research studies, and collaborate in stimulus design and preparation. This position will be responsible for Center administration tasks: helping to order equipment, supervise research group meetings, and meet with the principal investigators and graduate students weekly about progress and goal-setting.

This position will be funded for one year with continuation dependent on
funding.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Research methods, administrative and organizational skills, good communication and writing skills.

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