Under the supervision of the Center's Director and Asst. Director, this position will be expected to work closely with the research team on a statewide effectiveness study of the California Reducing Disparities Project Phase II Statewide Evaluation.
This Postdoctoral Fellow is an approx. 1-year appointment with possibility for renewal and is eligible for benefits.
Typically a Doctorate or Doctoral candidate in Psychology or other social science discipline required. Incumbent will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes.
Experienced in and/or interested in mental health policy, mental health disparities, mental health prevention, community based participatory research, and the influence of social context on mental health and well-being in communities of color and LGBTQ community, and other related public health issues.
Experience working with a diverse range of stakeholder and community groups, work independently on multiple projects, and be well grounded in mental health and community psychology theory, research and application.
Demonstrated excellent quantitative, qualitative and applied research skills, strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team setting.
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