Under the guidance of the Institute for Population Health Improvement (IPHI) Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), the Research Data Analyst 3 (Evaluation Specialist) will provide overall evaluation and research support for IPHI's Housing & Community Development Evaluation program, funded by the California Department of Housing & Community Development (HCD). The incumbent will play a critical role in establishing and implementing a framework to monitor and evaluate activities related to major HCD program areas. This includes but is not limited to the following program types: grants & funding for affordable homes, community development investments, and local planning oversight. In collaboration with HCD, the incumbent will assist in the development of a systematic/standardized approach for evaluating and reporting the progress of HCD programs, and begin implementation of those systems. This will include project managing the creation of initial evaluation processes, an assessment of current data and systems, assistance with determining appropriate program outcome measurements and other metrics, data quality controls, and a framework for expanding evaluation efforts over time. Additional responsibilities will include developing reports/dashboards on program goals and outcomes, and making presentations that are accessible to a variety of audiences.REQUIRED- Knowledge and experience using evaluation and statistical methods.- Experience conducting quantitative and qualitative data collection.- Ability to analyze diverse datasets, both qualitative and quantitative in nature, and directly prepare analyses and reports.- Project management experience and skills to establish and meet timelines, goals, coordinate multiple projects, evaluate program and contractor performance. - Experience providing executive-level analytical support. - Experience preparing analysis and briefing documents and Power Point presentations.- Ability to convey complex issues to wide variety of audiences competently using excellent verbal and written communication skills.PREFERRED- Advanced degree or equivalent experience in public health, public policy, business administration or similar field.- Ability to complete analysis and summary statistics in Excel. - Knowledge of statistical programs such as SPSS and SAS. - Knowledge of healthcare, and specifically the health information technology/exchange sector, or homelessness and housing issues.- Experience coordinating virtual teams across multiple organizations.SPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT.
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.