Westat

  • Rockville, MD, USA
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 20, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat is seeking a Senior Study Director to focus on social science mixed methods quantitative and qualitative research projects for the federal government. The candidate should have a content focus in areas such as public health communications, consumer motivations, risk perceptions, decision-making, and/ormessage testing with proven familiarity with social science mixed methods quantitative and qualitative analytic techniques (e.g., ANOVA, ANCOVA, linear and logistic regression, NVivo). Job Responsibilities · Directing the design, execution, and interpretation of research across a variety of quantitative and qualitative methodologies. · Leading projects and...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 16, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat is seeking a Contracts Compliance Manager -to join our fast-paced corporate Contracts Unit based in Rockville, Maryland. In this role you will manage and oversee corporate contract compliance activities. This position is based in Rockville, Maryland is telework eligible. Job Responsibilities: Manage and oversee the Contract Unit's compliance activities including but not limited to the development, maintenance and support of: Policies and procedures Contract templates and forms Ethics and Conflict of Interest Small business compliance process Audits and contract compliance reviews GWACs and corporate agreements Manage a team of compliance...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 15, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Job Summary: Westat is seeking an experienced part time nurse practitioner to conduct home-visit physical examinations as part of a research team studying human aging. Research is being conducted throughout the United States but mainly in the Baltimore Metro area. This position is approximately 2 days per week and working 20 hours per week. Job Responsibilities: • Part of a two-person team traveling regularly both locally in Baltimore and out-of-state. • Conducting general physical examinations (including EKG), medical histories, and tests of physical/functional performance, and collecting blood and other biological specimens from mobility-disabled adults. •...
Westat Remote * (Durham, NC, USA)
Oct 15, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat has an immediate opening for a Senior Epidemiologist / Study Director to support nationally significant epidemiologic studies working with government scientists from NIH, CDC, and other agencies in human health and biomedical research. In this role you will manage a group of staff performing data management and statistical analysis. This position is located in our Durham, North Carolina office and telework eligible. Job Responsibilities • Manage staff including programmer analysts and epidemiologists through supervision and communication. • Project management and task distribution through the use of task/project management tools such as ASANA or GANTT...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 14, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat is seeking a Senior Contracts Administrator to join the fast-paced growing corporate contracts unit to oversee a diverse portfolio of Westat's federally funded contracts. You will support the full life-cycle of contract management activities and lead a team of contracts staff. Job Responsibilities: • Manage and oversee a portfolio of contracts funded by civilian agencies. • Lead a team of Contract Administrators and Specialists. • Review and negotiate all types of agreements, including but not limited to NDAs, Teaming Agreements, Contracts, and Subcontracts. • Provide contractual and business guidance to Westat's research staff. • Collaborate and provide...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, VA 23146, USA)
Oct 13, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat has an immediate opening for a Senior Research Associate/Community Engaged Research to join our team of leading public health researchers conducting research and evaluation studies and providing technical assistance to measure and address health disparities and health equity in health promotion and disease prevention. The successful candidate will have demonstrated expertise in project management, evaluation research, training and technical assistance, and business development. Job Responsibilities: • Lead qualitative and/or quantitative research, including major input to study design, instrument development, data collection, analysis, and report writing....
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 10, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat has a new opportunity available for a Procure to Pay Manager to oversee operations, systems and strategy for a centralized team responsible for purchasing, vendor invoice processing, vendor payments, vendor management, expense report processing and related activities. Your leadership skills will be key as you transform processes and prepare the existing purchasing and accounts payable team members for procure to pay operations. Job Responsibilities: • Ensure accurate, timely, complete and compliant processing of all related transactions including compliance with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS). • Maintain an...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 10, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat's Education Studies Practice is seeking a well-trained education researcher to contribute to research teams conducting evaluations of educational interventions. A strong candidate will have a doctoral degree in the social sciences and excellent quantitative, analytic, and communication skills. Job responsibilities include: • Conducting quantitative analyses to evaluate education policies and programs. • Contributing to the design of research and evaluation studies. • Communicating results to broad audiences including policymakers and practitioners through written and oral presentations. • Contributing to proposals for new projects sponsored by the U.S....
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 10, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat is seeking a Senior Economist/Study Director to join the Healthcare Delivery Research and Evaluation group (HDRE). It's an exciting opportunity to bring your methodological and healthcare policy and economics expertise to play a strategic role in continuing to expand our portfolio of healthcare policy and research. We are seeking a dynamic leader with a passion for mentorship and collaboration to lead and contribute to research studies, contracts, and proposals as part of a multidisciplinary team of data analysts and social scientists. Job Responsibilities: • Lead key quantitative projects and studies for a variety of governmental agencies; guide and...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 10, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat is seeking an Economist/Study Director to join the Healthcare Delivery Research and Evaluation group (HDRE). It's an exciting opportunity to bring your methodological and healthcare policy and economics expertise to play a role in continuing to expand our portfolio of healthcare policy and research. We are seeking candidates to lead and contribute to research studies, contracts, and proposals as part of a multidisciplinary team of data analysts and social scientists. Job Responsibilities: • Contribute to and lead key quantitative projects and studies for a variety of governmental agencies; conduct and guide analyses designed to answer research questions...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 10, 2021
Job Description Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat's Clinical Trials Practice (CTP) is a full-service Clinical Research Organization (CRO), which provides service to both government and academic institutions as well as to commercial clients. Westat has a new opportunity in its CTP for an experienced biostatistician to lead the design, analysis, and reporting of various biomedical research projects including Phase 1- 4 randomized clinical trials across a variety of therapeutic areas, including oncology, infectious diseases, and complementary health interventions. In this role, which can be remote, you will function as a subject matter expert statistician for clinical research studies and will...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, VA 23146, USA)
Oct 09, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat has an immediate opening for a Senior Epidemiologist/Study Director to join our team of leading researcher in clinical health studies conducting research, surveys and evaluation studies on infectious diseases including COVID-19, influenza, and other respiratory diseases and/or HIV. As a Senior Epidemiologist, you will lead and support large and small epidemiology studies on infectious diseases. You will collaborate and consult with networks of external investigators and internal project team members on your work designing and implementing multi-site network studies and surveys including COVID-19, influenza, other respiratory diseases, HIV, and other...
Westat Remote * (Atlanta, GA, USA)
Oct 07, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Job Summary: Westat is seeking a Communication Specialist to join our dynamic, award-winning health communication team. The individual should have experience in strategic communications and public health and/or social marketing campaigns and programs, and an interest in building trust in science and supporting community-engaged research to address health inequities. The successful candidate should understand content creation and materials development processes, partnerships, social media strategy, training and technical assistance, and communications research. Experience in successfully engaging diverse populations is a must. Excellent oral and written...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 06, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat is seeking a senior data scientist to oversee a variety of data-driven projects and work with data scientists, statisticians, survey methodologists, system architects and software engineers to approach and visualize problems analytically, think creatively, and develop and deploy data-driven solutions to practical problems. Westat data scientists apply data science techniques to draw insights from a variety of structured and unstructured data sources, to answer difficult questions, create efficiencies in processes, and make data insights visible. This position is located within the Statistics and Evaluation Sciences group at Westat. Job Responsibilities:...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 05, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat is seeking an individual to participate in nationally significant epidemiologic studies working with government scientists from CDC, NIH and other agencies in human health research. This individual will assist in managing the day-to-day activities of ongoing research involving protocol development, liaising with clinical study sites, and the collection, processing, and analysis of health data, including biospecimens. This position will be based in Westat's Rockville, Maryland offices and enjoy our flexible work arrangements, including the opportunity to telework 1-2 days per week. Job Responsibilities: • Working with study collaborators and project staff...
Westat Remote * (Rockville, MD, USA)
Oct 02, 2021
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC. Westat has a new opportunity for a Proposal Coordinator on its Corporate Proposal Development team. The Proposal Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating with the Proposal Manager and all supporting corporate proposal functions (i.e., editing, document production services, graphics, pricing, reproduction, and marketing systems) to facilitate development and delivery of a high-quality proposal following Westat standards and policies and to ensure proper archiving of materials in corporate proposal systems following submission and through to award. Job Responsibilities: Serve as a proposal coordinator facilitating development of responsive and compliant...