Essential Functions: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provide research assistance at center. Provide support to project coordinator(s) in designated counties. Schedule, confirm, and coordinate monthly data calls and committee meetings. Transcribe and follow-up on activities of the data calls and committee meetings. Provide data collection, entry, and reporting support.
Qualifications: Must have a Bachelor's degree in a social science or related field (e.g., social work, psychology, criminal justice, urban studies, or public health).Preferred experience working on social science research projects.Knowledge of criminal justice and community mental health systems (i.e. terminology, processes, goals and outcomes).Comfortable with a variety of computer programs (including Microsoft Excel and Word, PowerPoint, SPSS and Dropbox).Ability to learn computer applications quickly.Excellent written and oral communication skills.Ability to effectively interface with range of community stakeholders.
Internal Number: 76_207091
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.