Job Title:
Project Manager
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College of Medicine
COM-Office of Research
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Position summary

Project Manager (Job Opening 435033) - Project Manager to plan, lead and manage the implementation and execution of daily activities of funded health services research projects; coordinates and assigns daily activities within project teams across multiple principal investigators (PIs) and disciplines; collaborates with PIs to plan, design and execute health services research studies to investigate how social factors, financing systems, organizational structures and processes, medical technology and personal behaviors can affect access to quality health care services; develops plans and resources to meet requirements of new protocols while participating in development and application of tailored research methodologies and tools; develops, oversees and establishes assessment criteria and processes for determination of participant eligibility, recruitment and on-going management of research participants across all research locations; implements and oversees processes for building appropriate controls for administration of informed consent and education of study participants; monitors and evaluates protocol activity to ensure compliance with department, university, sponsor and federal policies, rules and regulations; oversees, guides and participates in collection of research data including primary data collection through patient and provider interviews; manages transcribing and coding of data; interprets research data; performs analysis of data using constant-comparative and grounded theory assessment; assists investigators with preparation and submission of grant submissions to secure continued funding of health service research projects; collaborates with investigators to write abstracts, manuscripts, articles, and research reports for publication in peer-reviewed journals as well as presentations at scientific conferences, workshops and seminars; trains and coordinates activities of research staff and undergraduate students.

Education and experience

Master's degree in public health, health sciences, biological sciences, or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience required; experience in project administration or management required, preferably translational or health services research projects; considerable experience in a research capacity preferred; experience with collection, management, and analysis of research data strongly desired; experience with collaborative research strongly desired. Requires successful completion of a background check; qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical, including a drug screen.