Project Director, Internet Tobacco Vendor Study
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Vacancy ID #: NF0000291
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center seeks a full time, EPA non-faculty Project Director to coordinate a new study funded by the National Cancer Institute entitled Evaluating the Impact of Federal Legislation on Internet Tobacco Sales. This is a large-scale national study of the sales and marketing practices of websites that sell tobacco products. The study will assess compliance with new and forthcoming federal regulations affecting these sales, with a focus on reductions in tax evasion and youth access. The position requires experience related to technology, public health, oversight of large-scale data collection efforts, IRB applications, and project management. The Project Director will have regular contact with the research partners, policy makers, government agencies, and will supervise two full time research assistants. The Project Director will serve a critical role in the communication and coordination among internal and external study partners, dissemination of research findings, as well as assuring the timely implementation of research and practice projects related to tobacco use prevention and control.
Masters degree in public health, behavioral science, or related experience preferred
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