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Research Area Specialist-Associate

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This position is located at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas.

Position Template

Position Template

Salary Competitive
Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in an educational or social science.

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Position Details

Position Information

Job Title Research Area Specialist-Associate
Work Location Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas
Benefits Eligible? Yes
Work Schedule

Monday-Friday; 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Number of hours per week 40
Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle? No
Job Description

The STRONG STAR (South Texas Research Organizational Network Guiding Studies on Trauma And Resilience) Consortium and the Consortium to Alleviate PTSD (CAP) are looking for a motivated individual to support the STRONG STAR Training Initiative. The STRONG STAR training Initiative is lead by Katherine Dondanville, PsyD, ABPP and will be training veteran-serving communities. This position will help plan, market, and coordinate trainings in Texas and Nationally. This individual will help maintain the website and increase social media presence of the Training Initiative. This individual will interact closely with other support staff and Faculty.

Preferred Qualifications
Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted No

Job Duties

Job Duty

Assist in planning and marketing for Training Initiative in Texas and Nationally. Attends meetings and prepares materials for study meetings. Coordinate and schedule program outcome evaluations with enrolled mental health providers and organizations. Screen applications for eligibility.

Percentage Of Time 30
Job Duty

Organize, collect and entering data into the REDcap database. Records and interprets the progress of the Training Initiative. Assists in designing a plan for collecting and analyzing information. May assist with the preparation of reports.

Percentage Of Time 30
Job Duty

Assists in the maintenance and monitoring of the Training Initiative website including responding to message board, uploading new materials, etc. On-job training provided. Assists in increasing social media presence for the Training Initiative program on Facebook and Twitter accounts. Assists in the development of short videos for the Training Initiative.

Percentage Of Time 30
Job Duty

Performs other duties as assigned.

Percentage Of Time 10

Posting Details

Posting Details

Requisition Number 20162864
Type of Recruitment Open Recruitment (open to UTHSCSA and non-UTHSCSA employees)
Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is located at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas.

Security Sensitive Statement

All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Website - UT Health Science Center
    • Texas Workforce Commission
    • Social media (i.e. LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.)
    • Indeed
    • Advertisement/External Publication
    • UT Health Science Center employee referral
    • Military job board
    • College/University
    • Community Agency
    • Job Fair
    • Military job fair
    • Newspaper
    • Other job board
    • Search engine (i.e. Google, Yahoo, etc.)
    • Vocational school
    • Other
  2. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PHD
  3. * Describe your experience as it relates to this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * This position is located on Fort Hood in Kileen, Texas. Are you still interested in applying?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents