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Research Assistant, Public Health & Community Services Department


Brief Job Description

Reports to Manager, Applied Research and Evaluation to provide support to the research/program evaluation activities of the Public Health & Community Services Department and the Public Health Research Education and Development (PHRED) cross appointees.
General Duties

* Participate as a member of a research/program evaluation team(s), in implementation of research evaluation functions.

* Implement research/evaluation data collection methods, i.e., implementing surveys and arranging and conducting focus groups and key informant interviews.

* Develop and maintain databases that support PHRED activities, i.e., student placements, presentations, and publications.

* Provide qualitative and quantitative analysis.

* Develop and maintain database that supports program evaluation/research initiatives within the Public Health & Community Services Department.

* Develop and support dissemination strategies including website maintenance, reports, presentations, posters, and articles.



Qualifications

Demonstrated knowledge of research/program evaluation methodology, statistical analyses, qualitative and quantitative analyses, and data collection methods normally acquired through the completion of a B.A./B.Sc. Degree.



Salary: $ 22.00-25.00 per hour



Hours: 35 per week



Duration: Approximately 12 months



Submit application by April 15, 2004 via emailto [email protected]. Please quote "Call # 2562."



For more information visit http://www.hamilton.ca/phcs or email [email protected].