Social Science Research Professional 2 (2 Open Positions)

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DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Advanced degree in applicable social science, public health or related field.

• Ability to take initiative, solve problems, and handle substantial responsibility.

• Demonstrated ability to successfully juggle and prioritize among multiple projects. 

• Prior experience leading and supporting large teams and demonstrated professionalism interacting with key stakeholders

• Ability to effectively coordinate and facilitate meetings with a range of individuals, including senior researchers from other institutions

• Impeccable oral and written communication skills.

• Experience in database management and statistical packages such as R, Stata, SPSS, etc.

• Substantial experience with standard software packages including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

• Broad-based content knowledge in addiction or mental health, health services research, and implementation science.

 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED):

 

Bachelor of Arts degree in an applicable social science related field and two years applicable experience, or combination of education and experience in an applicable social science.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (REQUIRED):

  • Comprehensive understanding of scientific theory and methods.
  • General computer skills and ability to quickly learn and master computer programs.
  • Strong analytical skills and excellent judgment.
  • Ability to work under deadlines with general guidance.
  • Excellent organizational skills and demonstrated ability to complete detailed work accurately.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work with human study participants.
  • Developing supervisory skills.

 

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES:  None

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:

  • Frequently perform desk-based computer tasks, grasp lightly/fine manipulation, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh up to 10 pounds.
  • Occasionally stand/walk, sit, use a telephone, writing by hand, and sort/file paperwork or parts.
  • Rarely twist/bend/stoop/squat, kneel/crawl, rarely reach/work above shoulders, operate foot and/or hand controls.
  • Add or subtract physical requirements based on the requirements of your specific job. (remove this statement for posting)

 

*- Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

 

May be required to work non-standard, extended or weekend hours in manage of research work.

 

WORK STANDARDS (from JDL)

  • Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations.
  • Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors bases on training and lessons learned.

Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University’s Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu.

 

* - Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

* - As an organization that receives federal funding, Stanford University has a COVID-19 vaccination requirement that will apply to all university employees, including those working remotely in the United States and applicable subcontractors. To learn more about COVID policies and guidelines for Stanford University Staff, please visit https://cardinalatwork.stanford.edu/working-stanford/covid-19/interim-policies/covid-19-surveillance-testing-policy

 

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