The mission of the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work is to improve the well-being of vulnerable individuals and communities, advance social and economic justice, and eradicate pressing societal problems in complex and culturally diverse urban environments throughout Southern California, the nation and the world. Our mission is achieved through value-driven, scholarly and creative social work education, research, and professional leadership.
Serving a population of over 500 employees that are located across the country, the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, Division of Research is seeking a Research Data Analyst that is dependable, has a strong work ethic, and excellent organization skills to join their team.
This Research Data Analyst Role is responsible for assisting in the management and maintenance of datasets; working with investigators to understand research questions and formulate hypotheses accordingly; developing syntax/code to analyze the data properly; and analyzing the data. The Research Data Analyst interprets the results of the statistical analyses and prepares reports, publications, and presentations. This position is responsible for assisting the Principal Investigators (PIs) in grant proposal preparation, writing code, and designing a comprehensive quality assurance and validation process for study data. They will be working within a lab, where they will need to work successfully both independently and within a team.
Specific responsibilities of the Research Data Analyst include:
This position is remote and can be accessed from anywhere in the United States. Frequent phone calls, video meetings, and other consistent communication with the study team during normal business hours (8 AM – 5 PM PST) will be required for this position.
Required Education and Experience:
A strong candidate will have strong skills in statistics with the ability to perform several types of analyses in SPSS. This person will be dependable, efficient, a self-starter, a problem-solver, and be able to work both independently and with a team with deadline pressures.
This is for a fixed-term, full -time position offered at 100% effort from start date to 5/31/2022.
We look forward to reviewing your application!