The Department of Health Services Management and Policy at the East Tennessee State University College of Public Health is recruiting a full-time Associate Director for Research and Data Management. The position is funded by a multi-year grant, and will be responsible for developing, managing, and supporting the data infrastructure for a large research and evaluation project focused on reducing unintended pregnancy and expanding access to reproductive health services. The Associate Director will work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team of investigators, staff and research assistants.
This position will be responsible for maintaining effective communication with project leaders and key partners and will serve as the first point of contact for questions from the study sites regarding data elements for the population based outcomes and provider projects.
East Tennessee State University is a Doctoral Research Intensive university with more than 15,000 students. ETSU is located in the Johnson City metropolitan area, an economic and healthcare hub nestled in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. The region surrounding the university is home to beautiful rivers, mountain streams, State and National Parks, excellent public and private schools, and a wide variety of cultural offerings.
The Department of Health Services Management and Policy is one of five academic units in the CEPH-accredited College of Public Health. The College is home to a diverse range of graduate and undergraduate degree programs, research centers, and projects. Faculty enjoy collaborative relationships with four other health-related colleges within the University's Academic Health Sciences Center, the Mountain Home VA Medical Center, and the region's public health and health care systems.
Job Category: Administrative
Master's degree, preferably in Public Health/Social Sciences, statistics, or a related field; training in research methodology and statistical analysis.
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of north...east Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.