Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana,
Internal Number: 302770
HEALTH POLICY & MANAGEMENT (IN-HPM-IUINA)
The Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health was formally created in 2012 and was named in recognition of a transformative gift by the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation. With strong connections to the IU School of Medicine and other health science schools on the IUPUI campus, the School of Public Health is poised to be a catalyst to help build a collaborative approach to improved public health in Indiana.
The School of Public Health currently serves more than 700 students, employs over 30 full-time staff and is home to over 50 full-time faculty within the departments of Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Health Policy and Management, Global Health, Biostatistics and Health Data Science.
Consults and works with faculty, staff, and/or student researchers in conducting quantitative and qualitative research focused on policy impact(s).
Consults on research design and performs statistical analysis; interprets data and makes standard recommendations for clients.
Conducts various project research and manages aspects of project execution (may include design, methodology, data collection, analysis and report preparation).
Provides day-to-day general project management such as communicating project updates to staff and stakeholders and developing any necessary documentation.
Participates in authoring policy-relevant publications and documents with staff and/or faculty; helps develop theories and empirical applications publishable in external journals, as appropriate.
Acts as point of contact for clients (client management) for policy research; identifies new clients and cultivates relationships with potential funders through business development plan(s) and responses to RFP (requests for proposals); develops new project ideas, presents concept proposals to clients/potential clients and develops scope of work to address problems and help facilitate understanding and/or proposed changes.
Drafts and disseminates research study output (such as progress reports, professional presentations, posters, abstracts, technical reports, journal articles, and/or funding proposals).
Bachelor's degree (preferably in public policy, business administration, or related field)
Master's degree (preferably in public policy, business administration, or related field)
1 year of research project management, policy research, or related experience
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered
Strong verbal communication and listening skills
Maintains a high degree of professionalism
Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills
Demonstrated analytical skills
Excellent interpretation of complex statistical data
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty
Highly thorough and dependable
Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure
Strong knowledge and ability to apply qualitative and/or quantitative research skills
Familiarity with qualitative and mixed methods
Knowledge of qualitative data analysis software and ability to become proficient in qualitative data analysis software
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
1050 Wishard Boulevard
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202
Work activities may be conducted in-person at this location or remotely; however, this is subject to change in the future based on university policy and business needs.
Salary will be commensurate with education and experience, within the range of $47,000 - $57,000 per year.
Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:
Multiple plan options for medical insurance
Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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New employees will be provided with information regarding Indiana University's COVID-19 vaccine policy, which includes the opportunity to request an exemption. To learn more, view our COVID-19 vaccine information page.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator.See Indiana University's Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.
IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.
By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.