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Postdoctoral Fellow/Program Evaluation Scientist

Drexel University


Program Description. The successful candidate will have a primary role in evaluating the Philadelphia Police School Diversion Program, which was implemented city-wide in 2014 and involves cross-system collaboration among Philadelphia’s juvenile justice and child serving agencies. The Philadelphia Police School Diversion Program was designed by the Philadelphia Police Department to dismantle the school-to-prison pipeline by diverting youth from school-based arrest and into prevention services. As a result of this program, the city’s annual number of school-based arrests is down 68% from the number of school-based arrests in the year prior to program implementation. More information about the Philadelphia Police School Diversion Program is available:

Job Description. This individual will serve as a lead member of the program evaluation team. This individual will:

Learning and Professional Development. The successful candidate will gain valuable learning and professional development opportunities. This individual will:

Qualifications. The Juvenile Justice Research and Reform Lab seeks a candidate with a doctoral degree in statistics, public health, criminology, public policy, psychology, or a related discipline. The ideal candidate will have strong quantitative and writing skills and the excellent interpersonal skills needed to successfully collaborate with juvenile justice stakeholders. Title dependent on experience and career track.

Salary. $50,000 plus benefits. Funded by NIJ grant #2017-CK-BX-0001

How to Apply. Please send a letter of interest and CV to Naomi Goldstein, Ph.D., Director of the Juvenile Justice Research and Reform Lab, Co-Director of the Law and Psychology Program, and Professor of Psychology at Drexel University: Please specify in the subject line, "2018 Application for Position 1" or "2018 Application for Positions 1 and 2." Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue on a rolling basis until both positions are filled.

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