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Staff Scientist (Remote Work- United States)

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466758
Date Posted: 03/30/2021
Date Inactive: 07/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Staff Scientist (Remote Work- United States)
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Job Summary:

Geisinger seeks an outstanding behavioral scientist to serve as Staff Scientist for its Behavioral Insights Team (BIT). The BIT was created in 2018 to apply behavioral science methods to the design, implementation, and experimental evaluation of “nudges” and other lightweight behavioral interventions intended to improve outcomes and experiences for patients, providers, employees, and other stakeholders of the Geisinger Health System and beyond. Geisinger is one of the country's largest integrated health systems, with 23,000 employees serving more than 3 million patients throughout Pennsylvania.

Education And/Or Experience:

* A Ph.D. in psychology, economics, decision sciences, marketing, management, or any other relevant discipline is highly desired, but exceptional candidates with other credentials will be considered
* Graduate training in behavioral science research methods, including experimentation and multivariate data analysis
* Minimum 2 years' post-graduate experience managing behavioral or other research projects and supervising or otherwise collaborating actively in a team setting
* Experience applying for research funding or other grant support
* Scholarly publications

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Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 07/31/2021