GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Reporting directly to the Senior Director, the Director of Program Evaluation & Research is responsible for directing and managing a range of program evaluation and research projects activities within the Public & Private Health Solutions (PPHS) at Commonwealth Medicine (CWM) in the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS). CWM, the Medical School’s public consulting division, offers a unique blend of academic excellence and health services and policy expertise. This combination allows us to provide health care solutions for the public sector and not-for profit organizations. Our services help Massachusetts and many other states, local health care agencies, and community-based organizations increase the value and quality of the health and social services that they provide and improve access and quality of care for at-risk populations.
This position will includes developing new evaluation/research projects/funding with potential clients, working with clients/funders to define evaluation/research questions, conceptualizing program elements, and designing, overseeing and mentoring research team, conducting quality control of team’s work, carrying out and summarizing findings of evaluation/research projects.
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a faculty appointment at the UMMS, at a rank commensurate with their accomplishments, and will be involved in educational and other academic activities.