Student Phone Interviewer - Cannabis at The University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia

Posted in Other 3 days ago.





Job Description:

Posting Number:

G/R19595P


Working Title:

Student Phone Interviewer - Cannabis


Department:

VPR-Owens Inst Behavioral Rsch


About the University of Georgia:

Since our founding in 1785, the University of Georgia has operated as Georgia's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (
https://www.uga.edu/
). The proof is in our more than 235 years of academic and professional achievements and our continual commitment to higher education. UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 40,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 10,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.


Employment Type:

Employee


Anticipated Start Date:

10/19/2022


Posting Date:

10/12/2022


Open Until Filled:

Yes


Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area


EOO Statement:

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (hrweb@uga.edu).


UGA Statement:

PLEASE NOTE: On December 7, 2021, the federal District Court for the Southern District of Georgia issued a preliminary injunction against enforcing the vaccine requirement for
Federal Contractors pending further review. As a result, the requirements of the Executive Order and associated guidance, including the vaccination requirement for covered contractor employees, are currently not in effect.


The University of Georgia is a Federal Contractor as defined by Presidential Executive Order 14042 and subject to the requirement that Federal Contractors must ensure that all covered employees, including those working remotely, are fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022. You may be required to show proof of your fully vaccinated status at the time of your start date, or have received a medical or religious exemption from the fully vaccinated requirement at the time of your start date. For more information regarding the Federal Contractor fully vaccinated employment requirement please visit https://coronavirus.uga.edu/executive-order/ or call (706) 542-2222.


Duties/Responsibilities:

Conducting interviews with treatment center directors.


Percentage of time:

65


Duties/Responsibilities:

Recruiting treatment centers into the study.


Percentage of time:

10


Duties/Responsibilities:

Maintaining the database of treatment center participants.


Percentage of time:

10


Duties/Responsibilities:

Screening treatment centers for eligibility.


Percentage of time:

5


Duties/Responsibilities:

Scheduling phone or Zoom interviews with treatment center directors.


Percentage of time:

5


Duties/Responsibilities:

Ensuring all paperwork (informed consent forms, payment forms) is processed.


Percentage of time:

5


Classification Title:

Student Assistant


FLSA:

Non-Exempt


FTE:

.50


Position Summary:

The primary responsibilities of this position are to engage eligible participants in a research study on the impact of marijuana legalization on the substance use disorder treatment industry. Specific responsibilities include:


(1) screening treatment centers for eligibility,
(2) recruiting treatment centers into the study,
(3) scheduling phone or Zoom interviews with treatment center directors,
(4) conducting interviews with treatment center directors,
(5) maintaining the database of treatment center participants, and
(6) ensuring all paperwork (informed consent forms, payment forms) is processed.


Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position:



  • Prior work experience in a position that involved frequent communication on the phone (e.g., call center, phone banking).

  • Prior experience in social science research.

  • Experience working with large databases.

  • Interest in drug policy research.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies :



  • Knowledge of web-based survey software (e.g. Qualtrics, Survey Monkey, etc.).

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in utilizing Microsoft Excel or Google Spreadsheets for analysis and reporting.

  • Data entry and typing skills.

  • Phone skills.

  • Maintain confidentiality and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.


Physical Demands:

Sit at a computer for an extended period of time. The position does not involve any travel.


Is this a Position of Trust?:

No


Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? :

No


Does this position require a P-Card? :

No


Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :

No


Is driving a requirement of this position?:

No


Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:

No


Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):

No


Contact Details:

For questions concerning this position or recruitment progression, please refer to the Recruitment Contact listed below.


Recruitment Contact Name:

Renee Moore


Recruitment Contact Email:

reneemoore1@uga.edu


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