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WORLD Policy Analysis Center (WORLD)

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UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
Policy Analyst

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111453061
Date Posted: 05/27/2015
Date Inactive: 07/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Policy Analyst
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Health Policy
Social Policy
Policy Research
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The WORLD Policy Analysis Center (WORLD) at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health (FSPH) has built the first ever global population data center of comparative global data on public policies, equity, poverty, labor conditions, and health and well-being outcomes. This data center makes it possible to undertake rigorous, cross-country global comparative research on how public and social policies are affecting health, well-being, and life outcomes across the world.

The Policy Analyst will join this team and contribute to an exciting and unique effort to build and maintain the first global resource to understand what countries are doing to promote human rights and human development. The Policy Analyst will play a vital role within WORLD by enhancing global health and social policy research and policy capacity at UCLA's FSPH, as well as in translating our research findings into action at the global, national and local levels. The policy analyst will work in collaboration with WORLD team members primarily to further develop their databases to ensure they remain current with the latest available data, as well as participate in the dissemination of data, and contribute to WORLD priority research projects.

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Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 06/05/2015
Application Instructions:
To apply, please submit the following application materials through the UCLA Job Portal
< > for Job Requisition No. 22057:

• A cover letter
• Curriculum Vitae
• A writing sample (maximum 5 pages)
• Contact information (telephone and email ) for 3 references

Please send all academic transcripts to:

Call for application will close on 5 June, 2015 and review of submitted applications will take place in June 2015.