Position Description: The Research Scientist is responsible for helping to enhance and foster equity, diversity, inclusion and campus climate though design and implementation of quantitative and qualitative research, data analysis, and report preparation related to strategic priorities and goals of the Associate Vice Chancellor for BruinX ('AVC Bx') and Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion ('VC EDI'). The Research Scientist supports the on-going data initiatives of BruinX by helping to ensure that campus leadership (academic and administrative) has timely data and information to support needs assessments, program and policy planning/evaluation, trend analyses, and exploratory research relevant to campus equity, diversity, and inclusion goals and initiatives. The Research Scientist also supports BruinX and its members' efforts to foster accountability through the use of appropriately designed and implemented analyses and reports and through the tracking of institutional data, research, and records relevant to the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.
The Research Scientist also assists in various equity, diversity, and inclusion-related training efforts concerning topics such as confronting bias, creating inclusive learning environments, and implicit bias. The Research Scientist will assist with content development and/or deliver trainings to different campus constituencies.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.