Prevention Research and Evaluation Manager
The ideal candidate for this position will have a passion and experience with biostatistics. If you have experience with data collection, analysis, reporting and in applied research and evaluation, this opportunity may be for you!
The Prevention Research and Evaluation Manager is responsible to manage data and research related to substance abuse prevention and mental health promotion, to support statewide policy, program, and budget decisions for the Substance Use Disorder Prevention and Mental Health Promotion Unit. This position leads and directs evaluation, related program reporting and research for the SUD Prevention and MH Promotion Unit.
This position is responsible for providing comprehensive SUD prevention evaluation and research and support for the programming, service delivery, and policy decisions of the SUD Prevention and MH Promotion Unit. This includes planning, coordinating, conducting, analyzing, interpreting, and reporting the findings of advanced research investigations that inform service integrity, quality, and cross-system coordination related to intervention development in the children and youth behavioral health system. Ongoing projects include: research; program evaluation; quality management for the prevention surveillance data; determining and coordinating appropriate preventative measures based on findings; developing, monitoring, and reporting performance indicators; evaluating prevention outcomes; and developing, implementing, and improving methods for collecting and using relevant behavioral health data.