The Program Administrator is responsible for the oversight and management of the financial, operational, human resource, and administrative functions for the Center for Health Systems Effectiveness, a 20+ person research unit within the OHSU School of Medicine\u2019s Department of Emergency Medicine. The Program Administrator reports regularly to the CHSE Director, is part of the Center\u2019s collaborative Administrative Team, and plays a key role in providing administrative direction to ensure effective Center performance.
The Program Administrator has overarching responsibility for areas including but not limited to: human resources planning and management; resource planning and management of the Center\u2019s $3m annual budget; financial reporting, space and facilities management; grants and contracts management; and serving as liaison with various OHSU administrative groups. The Program Administrator may supervise one to five other team members with titles such as Administrative Coordinator or Project Manager.
This position works with the Center\u2019s Director and associate directors to implement research activities in accordance with the Center\u2019s strategic plan; ensures that proper budgeting and financial accounting of grants/accounts occurs; and manages key research staff through hiring, training, supervising, and evaluation.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm