Posting Summary: The University of Virginia's Center for Diabetes Technology has an exciting opportunity for a Project Coordinator to help CDT with its various research projects.
The ability to work accurately and carefully, and maintain detailed experimental records is required. Candidates must possess excellent analytical and organizational skills. The ability to use independent judgement is imperative. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to work well within a group and independently is required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite is also required. Preference will be given to candidates that demonstrate the ability to resolve problems, can write and edit professional papers, and have a scientific or project management background. Healthcare or experience working with data is also preferred.
** This is a restricted position and continuation is dependent on funding and satisfactory performance **
To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0624502, complete the application and attach a cover letter, a resume/CV contact information for 3 references. This position is open until filled.
The University of Virginia is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree or Equivalent Experience Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: Associate's degree with at least one year of experience. Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Preferred
Preferred Specific Degree/Training: Bachelors degree
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Specific Experience: 1 year of experience with coordinating projects in a professional environment.
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Preferred Specific Experience: Bachelor's degree and 3 years experience coordinating projects or a bachelors degree and experience in a scientific field.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to follow established policies and procedures and adhere to regulatory guidelines in daily work.
Ability to independently research topics within a specific area of project management.
Demonstrate thoughtful and appropriate oral and written communication in daily interactions.
Ability to follow directions and work effectively as part of a team.
Knowledge of basic computer applications and various database and software programs.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Content Management
Web development skills
Required Computer Applications: *
Internal Number: 353_86047
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.