RESEARCH CENTER DIRECTOR
This position is located in the California Justice Information Services Division.
Under the general direction of the Chief of the California Justice Information Services Division (CJIS), the Research, Analysis and Data Center (Research Center) Director is responsible for annual workload planning, management, policy direction and oversight of the Research Center’s data models, methodologies, supporting techniques, studies, statistical analyses (including advanced statistical modeling and causal analyses), and testing. The Director will coordinate between social and data scientists and analysts, coach staff members, assist in the design and course-correction of research projects, review and edit research briefs and papers, facilitate advisory council guidance of research and data efforts, be the default internal representative of research team efforts and serve as the internal point of contact for feedback.
The Director will review previous research to identify avenues for future research, oversee field studies and trials, and will advise the Chief Deputy and consult with the Executive office, control agencies, advisory board members, legislators, and law enforcement community on a broad range of research projects and studies based on departmental needs. This position will also collaborate with other external entities, policy makers, and academia to engage in meaningful analysis and interpretation of data collected from the local and state levels and provide reliable evidence-based research to support recommendations and conclusions. Lastly, the incumbent will be expected to engage in ad-hoc studies relevant to the community, liaise with project owners to assist them in understanding their objectives.
The position closes May 11. View the official Job announcement here: https://goo.gl/f62bRF
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The content of this recruitment has been revised and updated. It may be viewed online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/contracosta/jobs/2057321 .