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Planned Parenthood of Greater New York Vice President, Research and Evaluation in New York, New York

At Planned Parenthood of Greater New York (PPGNY), our greatest strengths are the employees who empower every individual with the information, resources, and care they need to live happy, healthy lives.

We are a team of trusted health care providers, educators, and fierce advocates committed to advancing equity and improving health outcomes in communities that face systemic barriers to quality, innovative sexual and reproductive health services -- including birth control, pregnancy testing, emergency contraception, cancer screenings, STI testing and treatment, HIV testing and prevention, transgender hormone therapy, wellness exams, crisis counseling, and financial counseling. PPGNY also proudly provides compassionate, nonjudgmental abortion services.

When you join PPGNY as the VP Research and Evaluation you will be responsible for leading the agency’s efforts to ensure that its programs reflect best practices, and that evidence informs program design and implementation.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Aids in developing grant proposals, public and private, that support research and program evaluation projects that are relevant to PPGNY’s mission in conjunction with other departmental staff

  • Reviews and approves all internal and external research projects that involve PPGNY clients, staff, and/or polices in conjunction with other executive staff and researchers

  • Implements research and evaluation projects, overseeing and managing projects from design, implementation, analysis, and reporting

  • Consults with all departments and programs on research and evaluation and RQM needs. This may include reviewing or developing tools to collect data from patients or program participants, working with research firms on polling projects, and acting as liaison with consultants and interns to complete specific projects

  • Advances the agency’s role as a leader of knowledge and best practices by analyzing data from agency research projects and disseminating findings. Builds the capacity of agency staff to understand and utilize research and evaluation through trainings and through leadership of agency-wide forums and committees

  • Represents the agency at scientific conferences and meetings, as well as establishes relationships and forms collaborations with external researchers and funders

You have:

  • Doctorate Degree in related field

  • 5-10 years of related and/or applicable experience in departmental and project management of research and RQM related work.

  • Requires at least three (3) years of related and/or applicable experience in research methods, analysis, and reporting.

  • Excellent verbal and writing skills, strong interpersonal skills and solid management abilities are a must.

  • Strong statistical analysis and SPSS skills.

What makes you stand out:

  • Related Healthcare experience

PPGNY's benefits package includes:

Generous PTO and holiday schedule

Medical, dental and vision coverage options for you and eligible dependents

FSA, HSA, Commuter pre-tax reimbursement funds

Short and Long Term Disability, Free Basic Life and AD&D

401(k) Retirement Plan with Safe Harbor contributions after 1 year of employment

All positions at PPGNY require:

Proof of immunization or immunity to certain communicable diseases (including influenza during the flu season and Covid-19) and testing for tuberculosis. These certifications are required by the NYC DOHMH Health Code, NYSDOH and OSHA.

Planned Parenthood of Greater New York (PPGNY) is a leading provider, educator, and advocate of sexual and reproductive health care in New York State. PPGNY is proud to provide a wide-range of family planning services at our 28 health centers and mobile care units. We care for everyone regardless of their immigration status, zip code or ability to pay. PPGNY’s education and outreach programs are backed by medically-accurate, evidence-based information that allows people to make informed decisions about their health and future. As a voice for reproductive freedom, PPGNY supports legislation and policies that ensure all New Yorkers have access to the full range of reproductive health care and education.

At PPGNY, we provide the absolute best care to our patients and our communities through innovative health care delivery and education programming. We care for everyone who walks through our doors regardless of insurance, ability to pay or immigration status. As a leading voice for reproductive freedom, PPGNY fiercely advocates for policies to ensure that all New Yorkers will have access to the full range of reproductive health care services and information.

PPGNY is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe we are most impactful when people with a wide range of backgrounds, experiences, and identities come together with common purpose. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.