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Research Analyst

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Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health | San Francisco, CA
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Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health


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Published 14 days ago

Start Date

July 31, 2019

Salary

At least $48,000
Salary based on experience. More salary information can be found on the UCSF HR Salary website.


JOB OVERVIEW

The Research Assistant works on research data reporting assignments that are of moderate diversity in scope. Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.


The Research Assistant will work as part of a dynamic team conducting contraceptive research with community college students and young adults throughout California. Under the direction of the Research and Evaluation Manager, the Research Assistant will recruit study participants at California colleges, collect survey and interview data, and provide health information to participants; maintain study documentation; assist in the refinement of study procedures and quality improvement measures; maintain research gathering, retrieval and reporting systems including data capture systems for tablet computers, secure data transfer, and data management systems; and gather, clean and code quantitative and qualitative research data from surveys and interviews. To meet statewide research needs, this position may be based at the Laurel Heights campus (San Francisco) or work remotely in Southern California and requires substantial travel to field sites throughout California.


Research Assistant will be responsible for gathering, analyzing, and interpreting a wide variety of research data, which may include selecting data samples, preparing questionnaires, and analyzing collected information according to established statistical methods. Prepares reports, charts, tables, and other visual aids.


To meet statewide research needs, this position may be based at the Laurel Heights campus (San Francisco) or work remotely in Southern California and requires substantial travel to field sites throughout California.


Please note: 100% contract appointment from date of hire to May 31, 2020. Three openings available. 

To apply for that position, please see the positing here.


BIXBY CENTER BEYOND THE PILL PROGRAM 

The Bixby Center’s Beyond the Pill Program promotes access and equity in contraceptive health care through innovative research, training and education. Beyond the Pill is a program of UCSF’s Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health within the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences (OB/GYN & RS), SFGH Division. 


Visit the Beyond the Pill website to learn more about our program: beyondthepill.ucsf.edu


OBSTETRICS, GYNECOLOGY & REPRODUCTIVE SCIENCE

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences (Ob/Gyn & RS) is a major academic Department in the School of Medicine, engaged in clinical, research, and training activities at the Parnassus, Mt. Zion and San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) campuses, as well as satellite locations throughout the Bay Area, with an annual operating budget of $77.2 million and the new Betty Irene Moore Women’s Hospital at Mission Bay. The OBGYN Department has 102 full-time faculty, 136 other academic appointees, 39 post-doctoral fellows, 20 clinical fellows, 36 residents, 136 voluntary clinical faculty, and 266 staff. The mission of the UCSF Department of OBGYN & Reproductive Sciences is to improve the lives and health of all women through excellence, innovation and leadership in Patient Care, Scientific Discovery, Education, Advocacy. “Leading the way in women’s health.”


ABOUT UCSF 

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.


Required Qualifications

• Bachelor's degree in any area and at least one year of related work experience, and / or the equivalent combination of education and experience

• U.S. driver’s license

• Working knowledge of research function

• Experience in reproductive health research and / or services

• Skills to communicate complex information in a clear and concise manner both verbally and written

• Ability to travel to research sites throughout California and to work offsite during the week

• Ability to work a flexible work schedule (eg, between 7:00 am and 8:00 pm)


Preferred Qualifications

• Working skills in online and offline data capture on tablet computers, electronic data transfer and data security measures

• Experience entering, cleaning and coding study data

• Experience with working with community college and youth populations


License/Certification

• U.S. driver’s license


Job Code and Payroll Title

6256 Research Data Analyst II


Organization

Campus


Appointment Type

Contract


Percentage

100%


Location

Laurel Heights


Work Days

Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 8:00 pm; variable shifts


Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

JOB OVERVIEW

The Research Assistant works on research data reporting assignments that are of moderate diversity in scope. Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • Temporary
  • 4-Year Degree Required

How To Apply

Please apply through the UCSF Career website. Resume and cover letter required.

Please apply through the UCSF Career website. Resume and cover letter required.

Location

San Francisco, CA
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