JOB NO.: 90477-AS
Work Type: Staff-Part Time
Categories: Grant, Research, Contract Management, Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal
Position Vacancy ID: 90477-AS
Working Title: Project Manager
Official Title: RESEARCH PROG MGR I(P70NS)
Hiring Department: A549000-SCHOOL OF NURSING/RESEARCH/RESEARCH
FTE: 44% - 56%
Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 01, 2017
Term: This position will end on AUGUST 31, 2018.
Minimum $42,167 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
A Masters' Degree, preferably in an education and/or public health.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Five years of research experience
The Project Manager will be responsible for the conduct and administration of all protocols for dissemination and implementation of the SHARP program in communities across the country and around the globe.
Knowledge of research skills, public school systems, and university procedures is required. The position requires excellent writing, organizational, time-management, and superior interpersonal skills; as well as abilities to set priorities, and consistently follow and enforce protocols. Strong computer skills are also required, including, but not limited to: Word processing (Microsoft Word), data entry system (Qualtrex), spreadsheets and data bases (Excel and SPSS), graphics (PowerPoint, Publisher, and PhotoShop), bibliographic or reference management (EndNote), and internet conferencing (WebEx).
Must be able to work well under pressure, complete detailed work accurately, work on multiple, concurrent tasks as well as interact professionally with multiple individuals, and handle unscheduled interruptions. This position requires keen organizational skills, strong analytical thinking, high self-motivation, and the ability to function independently and maintain confidentiality. This position also requires someone who is able to manage stressful situations and meet multiple deadlines.
This grant will be beginning in May of 2017 and extending through August, 2018. If grant funding is obtained, then the position would become full time for 6 years or through 2024.
Instructions to applicants:
To apply for this position, please click Apply Now, from Jobs.wisc.edu, to begin the application process. Please submit ONE pdf file containing the following:
1) a letter of interest which highlights work experience in higher education.
2) a resume/CV
Online applications must be received by 11:55pm on the application deadline for ensured consideration. Failure to submit complete application materials may result in ineligibility for this position.
A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: 09 May 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 23 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time