Kaiser Permanente Atlanta, GA, USA
Oct 08, 2019
Description: A full-time researcher (Ph.D.) with experience in designing, managing and executing health services research studies. Knowledge of health care systems and/or managed care is a plus. The successful candidate will identify researchable questions relevant to the current vision and business imperatives of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia, Inc. and The Southeast Permanente Medical Group, conceptualize and design approaches to test these hypotheses, and prepare applications to extramural funders to support the studies. Proven skills in study design, implementation, statistical analysis and manuscript preparation. Essential Responsibilities: Identify research questions & design studies. Write competitive grant proposals for funding. Oversee implementation of protocols & guide work. Stay on budget & advise. Write publishable manuscripts. Basic Qualifications: Experience Minimum four (4) years of scientific investigation work. Education Ph.D. in Epidemiology, public health or social sciences or eight (8) years of experience in a directly related field. High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required. License, Certification, Registration N/A. Additional Requirements: Knowledge of statistical methodology and analysis. Proficiency in SAS software - e.g. ability to guide programmer & validate output data. Strong data management capabilities using large administrative data sets. Ability to manage multiple research projects within agreed upon timeframes. Comfortable working independently as well as productively with internal and external study collaborators. Track record of successful grant awards. A bibliography of scientific presentations and publications in peer-reviewed journals. Primary Location: Georgia,Atlanta,Piedmont Specialty Center 2004 Peachtree Rd. NE S Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 4:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Research and Development Department: Center for Research & Evaluation Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status. External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.