The Anatomical Gift Program (AGP) registers and accepts donations of human cadavers for use in education and research at Tufts School of Medicine. Upon the death of a donor—when a body that has been designated to this program becomes available—the AGP office is contacted by the donating family, institution, or by the funeral home. The office is responsible for assessing the specific situation around the death and the condition of the donation to ensure that the cadaver meets the strict requirements of the donation program.
Provides advanced, specialized subject matter knowledge to develop, implement, supervise and evaluate a university Program or Project in collaboration with Director or Principal Investigator. Develops goals and strategies; designs data management and reporting systems; manages program/project financial, operational, and human resources; writes grant proposals for continued or new funding: develops and oversees marketing, advertising and external relations. This individual designs and delivers seminars, lectures and events and conducts research and writes reports and results. Manages recruitment and retention of study subjects. Oversees support and provides advice and counseling to students. Manages hiring, training and evaluation of staff.
5-8 years of program or project management experience
Must be a licensed funeral director/embalmer
Must have a degree or diploma in mortuary science
5 plus years of embalming experience
Anatomical gift work experience preferred.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston
Job: Academic Programs
Organization: Medical Education
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Apr 4, 2019, 3:03:05 PM
Internal Number: 96940
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