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Assistant Specialist for Research in Quality of Life after Urological Cancers

Application Window

Open date: June 23rd, 2021

Next review date: Friday, Jul 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Aug 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

Assistant Specialist for Research in Quality of Life after Urological Cancers

The Department of Population Health & Disease Prevention, Program in Public Health at the University of California-Irvine seeks an Assistant Specialist for research to examine quality of life after urological cancers.

We are seeking to hire a highly motivated, dedicated individual who has excellent organization, time management and communication skills, and understands cancer survivorship in urological cancers.

This person will-
1) assist in the recruitment and enrollment of research participants; 2) work closely with the principal investigator to administer research assessments and facilitate biological specimen collection and transport; and 3) maintain project documentation and schedule. Must have the ability to travel between UCIMC in Orange, CA and the main UCI Campus in Irvine, CA.

This position is offered at a 40% time appointment.

Requirements: 1) Bachelor degree in Public Health, Psychology, or other related field in the behavioral sciences, 2) Excellent communication (oral and written) and presentation skills; 3) Solid organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management; 4) Strong teamwork skills. Prior experience in urological cancer research or cancer survivorship research is a plus.

This position is grant funded. Position is renewable, contingent on satisfactory performance and funding availability.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. The Program in Public Health recognizes the value of diversity in its faculty and academic researchers and strongly supports UCI’s mission for equity and inclusiveness. We are committed to ensuring accountability, providing training and education, conducting responsive research, and building sustainable partnerships. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants must have the demonstrated ability to work with a diverse group of colleagues and to teach and mentor a diverse student body.
Application Process:
To apply, please log onto UC Irvine’s recruitment site located at
https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for this position:

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Statement of Current Research Interests and Experience
  3. Statement of Inclusive Excellence Activities - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI”s Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Bachelor degree in Public Health, Psychology, or other related field in the behavioral sciences

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06895

Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA