Project Coordinator

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Position Type: Permanent Staff

Department: Epidemiology - Ops - 463501

Appointment Type: EHRA Non-Faculty Research

Vacancy ID: NF0002861

Position Summary: My Body My Test-4, a cervical cancer screening study, is hiring a full-time Project Coordinator based at UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health in Chapel Hill, NC. The study is a 3-year large scale demonstration project assessing mail-based self-collection for HPV testing as a novel approach to improving screening completion among high-risk, medically underserved women. The Project Coordinator will be in charge of all aspects of study implementation as part of a friendly and productive team that includes UNC faculty, staff, and students. S/he will directly manage all study activities, serve as the ongoing main point of contact for collaborators, and conduct ongoing monitoring for protocol compliance. At project conclusion, she will participate in data cleaning, analysis, and manuscript development.

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Education Requirements: Masters degree in public health, behavioral science, epidemiology, or related field

Qualification and Experience: Required: - Two or more years of experience and demonstrated success in project management - Demonstrated capacity for managing collaborative relationships with diverse stakeholders - Excellent verbal and written communication skills - Detail-orientation and ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment Preferred: - Familiarity with research study design and implementation, particularly in dissemination and implementation research - Experience with data management and quality control - Experience with developing and monitoring compliance with detailed research protocols

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Andrea Des Marais, Project Manager

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: [email protected]

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Posted: 12/17/2017
Application Due: 1/22/2019
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