Research Associate

Location
Columbia, SC
Posted
Feb 28, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Posting Details
Posting Summary

Logo Posting Number STA00003PO18 Classification Title Research Associate Internal Title Research Associate Campus Columbia 01 College/Division Arnold School of Public Health Department Health Promotion, Education and Behavior Band Unclassified Advertised Minimum Salary Salary commensurate with qualifications. Advertised Salary Range $38,000 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Work Schedule

Mon – Fri 8:30 to 5pm

Type of Staff Position Research Grant (RGP) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Other

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.



Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Collating and analyzing findings from datasets. Creating and presenting reports/updates on findings to diverse stakeholders. Exploring and pursuing other grant funded opportunities.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

Masters' degree in Public Health, Psychology, Sociology, Computer Science, Health/Biomedical informatics, Data Science, Education, Nursing, or related fields by the time of appointment.

Preferred Qualifications

A Ph.D. in Public Health, Psychology, Sociology, Computer Science, Health/Biomedical informatics, Data Science, Education, or Nursing.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Experience with and knowledge of statistical concepts (complex predictive/multilevel modeling), necessary for dealing with large datasets with the help of statistical packages such as SAS.



Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 03/01/2018 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date 02/28/2019 Job Open Date 01/02/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/23577 EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.



Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you have at least a Masters' degree in Public Health, Psychology, Sociology, Computer Science, Health/Biomedical informatics, Data Science, Education, Nursing, or related fields by the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No


Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Letter of Recommendation 3
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

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