Evaluation Associate

Pay type: Hourly, temporary position
Hours: Part-time, up to 30 hours
Location: Kalamazoo, with some limited travel within Michigan
Department: Unified Clinics Children's Trauma Assessment Center (CTAC)

General summary:Research and evaluation activities for CTAC's grant/contract-funded projects 

Major duties

  • Conduct evaluation activities according to the developed evaluation plan
  • Develop/assist developing database/data storage plan for project
  • Develop/assist developing data collection strategy
  • Implement data collection, or implement with assistance
  • Implement and oversee data management of specified projects related to grant-and contract-funded evaluation and/or research
  • Assist senior evaluator in implementing projects
  • Prepare evaluation reports by compiling and analyzing data 
  • Assist senior evaluator in preparation of grant and contract proposals  
  • Other duties as assigned

Required qualifications:

  • BA or BS in Evaluation, statistics, or other research-related field
  • BA or BS in other field with experience in evaluation and research
  • Competence with Microsoft Office programs
  • Excellent writing skills- provide writing sample

Desired qualifications:

  • Masters level education
  • Experience in research/evaluation
  • Working knowledge of SPSS, R, Dedoose, and/or other data analysis software
  • Experience with visual reporting software (e.g., Tableau)

Western Michigan University is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer.

To apply please send resume and cover letter to