PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION ANALYST University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: 32355 Salary: 23.04-45.54
Position Description: The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research has an employment opportunity for an Evaluation Coordinator to support the Lead Evaluator and project staff with administrative and research functions for the evaluation of the UCLA-Smokefree MUH LA project.
The Smokefree MUH-LA project, which is supported by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health-Tobacco Control and Prevention Program, aims to assess the support and readiness among tenants and housing providers for smokefree living options in the City of Los Angeles through community surveys and key informant interviews as well as city and countywide analysis of smoking rates utilizing the California Health Interview Survey (CHIS).
Specific responsibilities include: Qualitative Data Analysis (creating surveys and interview protocols, conducting interviews, coding, analysis, and writing methods and results). Assisting with writing articles for journals, policy briefs and evaluation reports; independently writes progress reports; and assisting with management of team's writing and publications process. Evaluation Coordinator activities include assisting with development of proposals, budget, and scopes of work for funders, submitting IRB's and applications to get data. Create detailed evaluation plans (with guidance from Lead Evaluator and Program staff), maintain timelines, and coordinate work efforts with other project managers and analysts. Create and submit documentation to other departments as needed. Quantitative Data: Understand projects' database structure and documentation; formulates and summarize tasks for using large data sets to guide programming team to obtain and/or create documentation for data sources necessary for evaluation and technical activities. Knowledge of national and state-level survey data such as CPS, ACS, and CHIS including sampling frame, contents, and limitations as well as ASKCHIS Neighborhood edition.
The University of California 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, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
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