Colorado State University Research Associates I, II, or III - Open Pool in Fort Collins, Colorado
Working Title Research Associates I, II, or III - Open Pool
Position Location Fort Collins, CO
Research Professional Position Yes
Posting Number 202000566AP
Position Type Admin Professional/ Research Professional
Number of Vacancies
Proposed Annual Salary Range $40,000 - $60,000
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT) on 06/30/2021
Description of Work Unit
Throughout its history, the School of Social Work at Colorado State University has made a continuous effort to develop and maintain a program that is responsive to three-distinct, but related interests:
The profession of social work as represented by the Council on Social Work Education’s Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards.
The human services agencies and clients in the state, the region, the nation, and the globe, and
The land-grant oriented mission and goals of Colorado State University.
The School of Social Work Research Center, and the School of Social Work, seeks applications through the academic year from individuals who are interested in obtaining temporary or special research positions within the department in the areas of child well-being and maltreatment. This position(s) will support and be part of a team of researchers completing applied research studies and program evaluations in child welfare and related fields for county, state, and federal agencies. The open position(s) may be temporary or special assignment. Annual terms may depend on continued availability of funding.
Qualifications for Research Associate I are for individuals with a Bachelor’s degree and less than 3 years of professional, post-baccalaureate experience. Qualifications for Research Associate II are more than 3 years of relevant professional experience for an individual with a Bachelor’s degree or a Master’s degree and no other significant professional experience. Qualifications for Research Associate III are individuals with a Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of work-related experience or a Master’s degree with at least 2 years experience. Individuals with a PhD who have no additional experience may also be appointed to this position.
Required Job Qualifications
Research Associate applicants must hold a B.S. degree in an appropriate discipline.
Preferred Job Qualifications
A minimum of one-year work experience is preferred.
Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information for 3 professional references. References will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates. This pool is valid through 06/30/2021. Individuals wishing to be considered beyond this date must reapply.
Conditions of Employment Pre-employment Criminal Background Check (required for new hires)
Search Contact Karmen.Kelly@colostate.edu
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The Title IX Coordinator is the Vice President for Equity, Equal Opportunity, and Title IX, 123 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO. 80523, (970) 491-1715.
The Section 504 and ADA Coordinator is the Vice President for Equity, Equal Opportunity, and Title IX, 101 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523-0160, (970) 491-5836.
Background Check Policy Statement
Colorado State University strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, CSU conducts background checks. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will also be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the University, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.
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Maximum Requested 3
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