Director of Research

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Title:

Director of Research

Employment Type:

Full time

Location:

Seattle, WA

Application Contact:

htobaben@casey.org

Job Description:

Director of Research Needed with Casey Family Programs
 
Casey Family Programs is in search of a Director in our Research Services department. The Director of Research Services has responsibility for leading evaluation studies for the team within Research Services at Casey Family Programs. This individual will work with Casey staff and other agencies to evaluate the effectiveness of child welfare and related prevention, education, employment and mental health programs, products or tools.
 
This role will develop and lead a team whose purpose is to plan and coordinate research or evaluation projects, including research design, data collection, data coding, data analyses and report writing. This role requires familiarity with state and county child and family welfare agency research capabilities and resources, as well as the ability to develop and evaluate standardized measures for evaluating the effectiveness of child welfare programs, products and tools.
 
It would be desirable if the candidate has experience in one or more of these areas:
  • Economic analyses – with experience in conducting cost savings, benefit-cost, fund mapping, and other forms of financial analyses
  • Policy research methods and statistical analysis
  • Ability to access and analyze, on demand, a variety of cross-sector publicly-available data in a timely and competent fashion
 
To review the full job description and apply for consideration, please submit resume and cover letter directly through our job application site.  
 
Questions should be directed to Heidi Tobaben at htobaben@casey.org
 
 
Casey Family Programs
2001 8th Avenue, Suite 2700
Seattle, WA, United States
Phone: 206-378-3319
Web: www.casey.org

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