|Research Manager/Epidemiologist II|
Sinai Urban Health Institute (SUHI), the research institute of Sinai Health System, is dedicated to improving the health of Chicago’s urban communities. Led by a team of committed and energetic epidemiologists, SUHI uses community-driven approaches to assess community health status and related inequities, develop innovative community-driven interventions, and evaluate effectiveness of health interventions. SUHI has been at the forefront of health equity research in Chicago for nearly 20 years.
We are seeking an Epidemiologist II to serve as Research Manager for the Community Health Innovation (CHI) strategy team and our Community Health Worker (CHW) Center for Research, Outcomes and Workforce Development (CROWD). SUHI introduced the CHW model in 2000 and continues to test innovative ways to employ this model to improve management of asthma, diabetes, complex medical conditions and HIV, as well as proactively to improve breast health, screen and educate residents about lead prevention and healthy homes. Under direction from SUHI’s Senior Research Director and Director of CHI, the Research Manager/Epidemiologist II oversees intervention research, including design, analyses, reporting and dissemination. The Research Director directly supervises a team comprised of an Epidemiologist I, Research Assistants and Research Specialists.
The Epidemiologist II/Research Manager position entails these responsibilities:
The required qualifications and skills include:
If interested, please send a resume/CV and cover letter to Nazia Saiyed at email@example.com by October 15. We would like the candidate to start as soon as possible.
|Health Equity and Assessment Research Epidemiologist II|
August 30, 2018
Sinai Urban Health Institute (SUHI), the research institute of Sinai Health System, is dedicated to improving the health of Chicago’s urban communities. Led by a team of committed and energetic social epidemiologists, SUHI uses a community-driven approach to document community health status and related inequities and assess the effectiveness of health interventions. SUHI has been at the forefront of health inequities research in Chicago for nearly 20 years.
We are seeking an Epidemiologist II to work under the direction of a Senior Epidemiologist on our Health Equity and Assessment Research (HEAR) strategy. S/he will function as a versatile epidemiologist, with responsibilities including data analysis, project management, grant reporting and writing, assisting with and leading publications for peer-reviewed journals, and presenting research findings to local and national audiences.
Specifically, the Epidemiologist II will initiate and conduct action-oriented public health research across a range of application areas, including:
The successful applicant will have the following qualifications and skills:
If interested, please send a CV and cover letter to Kristin Monnard at firstname.lastname@example.org. We would like the candidate to start as soon as possible.