I believe in setting higher expectations. That career ladders don’t have to be linear. And that partnership leads to success. At Kaiser Permanente, I have the freedom to put these beliefs into practice. Whether I’m counseling patients, partnering with physicians, or working with colleagues, I’m acquiring and contributing knowledge in an information-rich environment. And if I want to seek greater challenges, I’m supported with a wide array of specialty training and professional opportunities. If you believe in the continued pursuit of excellence, then there’s no better place to put your beliefs into practice. Join us in San Jose, California.
Research Project Manager
We are looking for a Research Project Manager with an interest in teaching and training resident physicians on forming a focused research question, developing clinical or community-oriented research projects, understanding basic epidemiological/biostatistical methods, operationalizing concepts into measurable variables, publishing/presenting project findings, and utilizing quality/performance improvement principles in their practice. You will also be working with faculty physicians to develop their research and work as part of the faculty in our newly formed residency programs. Your work will be supported by internal institutional funding, although grant writing experience is highly desired for future program expansion. You will be working with fellow Research Project Managers in similar roles at Kaiser Permanente medical centers across Northern California and have access to the considerable resources of the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, including biostatisticians, research scientists, and vast electronic medical record databases. We hope you will join us in building clinical and community research capacity in our residency programs.
At least seven years of experience in one or more of the technical areas
A bachelor’s degree or four years of experience in a directly related field with a high school diploma or GED; a master’s degree in public health, health care administration, epidemiology, or other related field or six years of experience in a directly related field preferred
Demonstrated knowledge of research principles, design and strategies, bio-statistical analyses, and data interpretation
The ability to conduct quantitative and qualitative analyses
The ability to demonstrate effective communication, consulting, interpersonal, and project management skills
The ability to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment
For immediate consideration, please visit http://kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 674650.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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About Kaiser Permanente
As America's largest nonprofit health plan, serving over 8.6 million members in nine states and the District of Columbia, we're driven by the needs of our patients and our responsibility to the communities we serve. We recruit high-caliber individuals and provide them with a positive work environment, outstanding facilities and resources, competitive wages, and exceptional benefits. If you believe quality of care and quality of life go hand in hand, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice.