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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/04/18

Applications Due05/21/18

Vacancy ID53015

AgencyAlcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Office of

TitleResearch Scientist 4

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade27

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $90375 to $111316 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services

1450 Western Ave

City Albany


Zip Code12203

Minimum Qualifications Candidate must have permanent status as a Research Scientist 4, G-27 and interested in reassignment; OR must have a Bachelor’s Degree and five years of professional research experience in the appropriate field; OR Master’s Degree and four years of such experience; OR Doctorate in the appropriate field and two years of such experience.

Duties Description The Research Scientist 4 will oversee prevention planning, research and epidemiological initiatives and assist with local and statewide needs assessment. The incumbent is responsible for developing policies, guidelines, and operating standards of practice for OASAS-funded prevention providers who deliver alcohol, substance abuse, and problem gambling prevention services in their counties and communities, and supervise a unit of professional staff. The incumbent works with external groups to ensure prevention planning for mental hygiene services is integrated; and conducts analysis of prevention program data to issue reports for policy makers and other stakeholders in the prevention service system.

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Name Anneke Horan, Human Resources Specialist 2

Telephone (518) 457-2963

Fax (518) 457-4880

Email Address


Street NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services

1450 Western Avenue

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12203



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