Department: Carolina Population Center - 631100
Vacancy ID: P009453
Position Summary: THIS POSITION IS A TIME-LIMITED APPOINTMENT. The project manager will join a research team that includes experts in public policy, economics, and public health. He/she will monitor and control project workflow, timelines and budgets and be responsible for logistics of purchasing and shipping equipment internationally. A key task will be to coordinate the activities of researchers, staff, and external consultants. The project manager will serve as project liaison with the funding agencies, key counterparts (FAO, UNICEF, HEWLETT) and with UNC's various departments, such as the Institutional Review Board (IRB), OSR, accounting services, and human resources. The project manager may be asked to collaborate in writing and preparing content for dissemination to communities of practice, policy makers, and current and potential funders. They will prepare progress reports and annual work plans. Additionally, the project manager will be responsible for preparing grant proposals for new studies.
Application Deadline: 01/11/2019
Qualification and Experience: Bachelor's degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
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