Research Assistant II (Projects/Programs)

University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law
September 22, 2023
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Posting Title Research Assistant II (Projects/Programs) Department HSC-Center for Health Policy-304800 Job Location Fort Worth Full Time/Part Time Full-Time Retirement Eligibility TRS Eligible Additional Retirement Information

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Salary Information Commensurate with experience Department Summary

The Center for Health Policy has three pillars: Research, Education and Community. These pillars are underpinned by health equity, the translation of research into policy and the practical and effective implementation of policies related to health. The Center focuses particularly but not exclusively on three broad areas: Telementoring & Workforce Development, Rural Health and Whole Health.

Position Overview

The Research Assistant ll will contribute significantly to the Center for Health Policy projects and programs and will engage in a variety of activities including, but not limited to data compilation, management and analyses, report manuscript development, curriculum development, training events, telementoring implementation and administration. Key competency for this role would be multi-tasking skills including organization, attention to detail, and prioritization of tasks.

Additional Posting Details

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university and 1 year experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of scientific research techniques, methods and procedures.
  • Ability to work effectively with fellow researchers, staff members, faculty, supervisors and students.
  • Academic writing skills
  • Preferred Qualifications

    Masters Level Degree qualification in Public Health or related field Experience with community engagement Experience working within a team

    Required License / Registration / Certification Work Schedule

    M-F 8 AM- 5PM

    Driving University Vehicle No Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position. EEO Statement

    The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

    Classification Title Research Assistant II Physical Requirements Sitting, Standing, Walking, Writing, Ability to communicate

    Job Duties


    Assist with project administration and community activities, including but not limited to meeting scheduling and email communication with stakeholders


    Participate in community engagement activities, including preparation and coordination of training and outreach events


    Assist in drafting of reports, conference abstracts and journal manuscripts


    Manage data collection and data entry and assist in data analysis


    Assist with strategic communication including but not limited to social media communications and website content maintenance

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number S6921P

    Position End Date (if temporary) Special Instructions to Applicants Quicklink for Posting https: //

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