The Manager of Substance Abuse Prevention and Assessment position provides leadership, vision, and oversight of a prevention-based, campus alcohol and other drugs prevention program. It includes management of population-based strategies involving early identification of students with alcohol and other drug related issues and promotion of responsible behavior around alcohol, tobacco and other drug use. This position works collaboratively with the CSU Health Network leadership, staff and partners both on and off campus. The Manager is responsible for administering the National College Health Assessment and managing the process for data analysis, benchmarking, dissemination, and outcome measures.
The position is a regular full-time, 12-month, exempt, Administrative Professional position and reports to the Director of Health Education and Prevention Services and is part of the CSU Health Network Health Education and Prevention Services team.
CSU offers full benefits which include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, retirement programs and more. The University’s Commitment to Campus benefits program offers a wide range of programs, discounts and special benefits available to eligible faculty and staff. For more detailed information about CSU benefits, visit http://www.hrs.colostate.edu/benefits/ and http://www.hrs.colostate.edu/benefits/fap-insplans-new.pdf.
Required Job Qualifications:
Master’s degree in public health, health education or related field
Two years of experience with involvement in the functional area of substance abuse prevention
Two years of experience using the public health model of prevention
Two years of experience with health assessment and evaluation
Preferred Job Qualifications:
Experience in planning, developing, implementing and evaluating substance abuse prevention programs that are based in the public health model of prevention
Experience with coalition building and collaboration to move forward an initiative
Strategic planning experience
Assessment process management experience, including collection, data analysis, benchmarking, dissemination and outcomes measures
Experience working in the Higher Education setting with specific at-risk groups and marginalized populations
Supervision and mentoring experience
Experience managing complex roles and processes
Grant writing and grant management experience
Demonstrated experience as a tobacco cessation coach
Computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
Internal Number: 016472.0002
About Colorado State University Health Network
Colorado State University
Colorado State University is a public research university founded in 1870 and located in Fort Collins, in the U.S. state of Colorado. The university is the state’s land-grant university, and the flagship university of the Colorado State University System. As a land-grant institution, it is in the DNA of Colorado State University to promote education to anyone with the motivation and ability to earn a degree.
Our State is Colorado, but our Colorado State University Rams are built on a global scale. We unite in Fort Collins, where our diverse backgrounds, cultures, and experiences strengthen our community. Fort Collins is a community that blends education and industry, hard work and recreation, tradition and progress. True to our land-grant beginnings, we’re focused on practical solutions for today and tomorrow.
Colorado State University employs over 7,000 full and part-time faculty, exempt and non-exempt professionals, and classified staff. The current enrollment is approximately 33,058 students, including resident and non-resident instruction students. The University has approximately 2,000 faculty in eight colleges and 55 academic departments. Colo...rado State University, also known as CSU, offers more than 150 degrees in eight colleges. Bachelor’s degrees are offered in 65 fields of study, with master’s degrees in 55 fields. Colorado State confers doctoral degrees in 40 fields of study, in addition to a professional degree in veterinary medicine.
CSU Health Network
The CSU Health Network at Colorado State University provides a full range of cost effective mental health and primary care medical services on campus, referral for community specialty care, and comprehensive health education and prevention services programming. Services such as physical therapy, dentistry, and optometry are available. The CSU Health Network is active in creating a healthy campus environment to support learning and success. For more information about the CSU Health Network at Colorado State University, see http://www.health.colostate.edu.
Health Education and Prevention Services
The CSU Health Network Health Education and Prevention Services supports the health and well-being of students through the identification of campus health priorities and delivery of evidence-based initiatives and services that enable students to accomplish their academic goals and thrive. This involves fostering awareness, skills and addressing the environmental context in which health behavior decisions are made. Focus areas include: Substance Abuse Prevention, Mental Health Initiatives, Resiliency and Well-Being, Peer Education (CREWS), Sexual Health Initiatives, Spiritual Care and Tobacco Cessation. Health Education and Prevention Services also oversees marketing and communications for the CSU Health Network and supports campus bicycle and pedestrian safety, financial wellness, fitness, nutrition and violence prevention efforts. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm, with adjusted hours for weekend and evening work.