Project Coordinator

Columbia, SC
Mar 13, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Details
Posting Summary

Logo Posting Number STA00331PO18 Classification Title Program Coordinator II Internal Title Project Coordinator Campus Columbia 01 College/Division Arnold School of Public Health Department Exercise Science Band 6 Advertised Minimum Salary $41,958 Advertised Salary Range $41,958 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Work Schedule

Mon – Fri 8:30 – 5 m. May Vary

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff Position Research Grant (RGP) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Other Professional

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The Program Coordinator will coordinate and manage day-to-day activities of assigned research projects; supervise, evaluate, and oversee work assignments of staff; assist in developing measurement protocols and procedures; train and evaluate data collection staff on measurement protocols and procedures; train and evaluate data collection staff on measurement protocols and procedures; monitor measurement activities for quality assurance; develop, coordinate, and manage schedules to ensure that measurement tasks are completed in a timely manner; prepare and submit IRB materials; participate in project meetings and present status reports to investigators and staff.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

Master's degree and 2 years related program experience, or bachelor's degree and 4 years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Experience in program coordination. Expertise in use of basic exercise testing equipment, personal computers and the Internet. A working knowledge of Microsoft Office package. Experience or interest in measuring physical activity in children or youth is preferred. Strong verbal communication skills and ability to effectively interact with school personnel, children and adolescents, and parents.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 05/01/2018 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date 07/31/2019 Job Open Date 03/12/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

Quicklink for Posting EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a Master's degree and 2 years related program experience, or bachelor's degree and 4 years related experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Resume
    3. List of References and Contact Information


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