Administer payment/incentives to treatment group participants Administrative duties, including providing weekly progress reports, attending team meetings, corresponding with the study team, and data entry/cleaning as needed.
Knowledge/Skills: Consistent availability during business hours, with flexibility to occasionally work evenings or weekends (depending on study needs). Access to reliable transportation (including a car) and willingness to conduct assessments in the community. Friendly demeanor and excellent interpersonal skills (including comfort in approaching prospective participants) Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and documentation abilities. Ability to be in constant contact with the research team via phone, text, and email. Basic computer skills for data collection tasks (e.g., administering computerized games in the assessment; completing data entry and reports).
Education/Training: Graduation from high school or General Education Diploma and two years of experience in collection of survey data or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience or background in related research in mental health and/or criminal justice. Outgoing demeanor and talent in networking with participants, case managers, and other study stakeholders.
Salary & Benefits
$17.88 - $21.09 hourly, commensurate with experience. For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit:
Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
This position is based in San Francisco, but may periodically be required to perform similar functions at our Sonoma research site (with travel costs covered).
Conviction History Background
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
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