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Sr Research Psychologist - Minnetonka, MN

Minnetonka, MN 55345
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If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm)


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Mental Health team to create a multi-year research program to improve chronic-disease care through innovative technology, data analytics, and interventions within and beyond the traditional mental health field
  • Stay current with developments in the field and public dialogue in order to 1) identify opportunities relevant to chronic disease treatment and prevention and 2) offer expert guidance to colleagues to guide business decisions
  • Synthesize information across different fields of study, data sources, and philosophies in order to develop innovative and empirically-sound points of view
  • Incorporate data from multiple studies and sources into literature reviews and internal position papers
  • Offer strategic thinking about research plans, projects, partnerships, and opportunities for investment
  • Design and lead research projects, both collaboratively and independently
  • Design experiments, collaborate with our technical science team to perform statistical analyses, and offer actionable interpretations of findings to the Mental Health team, UHG R&D, and our partners across UHG
  • Provide subject-matter expertise for a variety of topics that inform our position on mental health, which may span across psychology, psychiatry, neuroscience, human behavior, and social determinants of health
  • Mentor and be mentored by other researchers
  • Build relationships with people in the company, your field, and the healthcare system at large
  • Help our team build a network of experts outside the company to improve our thinking and extend our influence through external publications, pubic-speaking, and conference attendance

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Posted: 2020-05-06 Expires: 2020-06-05

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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