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Research and Evaluation Coordinator

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 09/08/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 11/07/2017
Working Title Research and Evaluation Coordinator
Job Classification Research IV
Department Name 26200-Social Work-Academic Programs
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0135552
Hiring Range $30,732.00 - $49,296.00
Position Description

The University of Pittsburgh’s department of Social Work-Academic Programs is seeking a qualified candidate for the role as a Research & Evaluation Coordinator. The qualified candidate required to have a Master’s degree in a Social Science field (education, social work, sociology, psychology, etc.) or Analytic field (statistics, economics, etc.); Doctorate preferred. Bachelor’s degree and 5-7 years experience may be substituted for degree requirement.

Research experience in academic settings.

3 years work experience in schools or youth programming.

Knowledge of statistical software packages for analyzing data sets.

Basic knowledge of program evaluation methods.

Experience with report writing and presentation of findings.

Federal and State Child Protection Clearances (prior to starting the position).

A strong sense of purpose for promoting opportunity and educational equity for low-income students of color.

Excellent writing, organization and technology skills.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Education Required Master's
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 3-5 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position
Required Licenses/Certifications
Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check.
Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify
If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
Campus Pittsburgh
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a master's degree with 5-6 years of relevant work experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  3. * Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents