The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.
The Adult and Child Consortium for Health Outcomes Research and Delivery Science (ACCORDS) at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus seeks a full-time Assistant Research Professor. This position is within the Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research Core within ACCORDS, and thus requires health-related research experience and expertise in qualitative and mixed methods research. Specific areas of interest include in-depth and key informant interviews and focus group methods as well as expertise in qualitative and mixed methods research design, data collection, analysis, and interpretation. The position will involve consulting with faculty across the Anschutz Medical Campus on qualitative research methods, grant applications and publications.
Position Duties Include:
Participating in collaborative, multidisciplinary research studies, including grant and manuscript writing, collecting qualitative data, developing and conducting qualitative and mixed methods analyses, and overseeing and directing professional research assistants.Teaching and mentoring fellows and junior faculty. Developing and seeking funding for his/her research in a focused area of interest.
The rank of appointment within the Department of Family Medicine will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Salary and Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.
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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
A research doctoral degree in social and behavioral sciences, health sciences, public health, medical anthropology, sociology or related discipline with research experience using qualitative and mixed methods research designs is required.
2+ years of research experience post doctoral degree
Strong knowledge of qualitative methodologies and data collection methods relevant in medical research
Expertise in multiple qualitative methodologies, including grounded theory, phenomenology, ethnography and content analysis
Expertise in multiple qualitative data collection methodologies, including but not limited to in-depth interviews, focus group, observations, and visual data collection methods (e.g., PhotoVoice, video elicitation)
Demonstrated ability to successfully lead the qualitative research components of clinical and health services research projects
Peer reviewed publications in public health, health services and/or medical journals
Experience with mixed methods research designs
Evidence of independent research through publication
Experience with teaching and mentoring faculty and Masters and Doctoral students
Experience using qualitative data management software programs (such as Atlas.ti and NVivo.)
Good organizational skills across individual projects & managing work load
Ability to work in multidisciplinary teams
Excellent manuscript and grant writing skills
Ability to contribute to the growth and development of the Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research Core at ACCORDS
Positive attitude and the ability to work with investigators and colleagues in ACCORDS and across the Anschutz Medical Campus
Internal Number: 16448
About University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus - ACCORDS
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus ranks among the top institutions nationally in clinical care, education and research. Its 230-acre campus, designed to enhance collaboration and interprofessional education, hosts the College of Nursing; the Schools of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Public Health; the Graduate School; a Health Sciences Library; and two hospitals. Strategically located contiguous to the campus are a biosciences research park and the soon-to-be-completed Veterans Hospital. CU Anschutz offers two undergraduate degrees, 35 graduate degrees, and five first-professional programs. More than 4,000 students learn alongside faculty members who also make meaningful medical discoveries and provide expert clinical care through 1.5 million patient-visits annually. A hub for research and innovation, CU Anschutz receives over $400 million in research awards each year and has filed 1,300 patent applications and formed 53 new companies since 2002.