Posting InformationDepartment Lineberger Compr Cancer Center-426801
Career Area Research Professionals Is this an internal only recruitment? No Posting Open Date 01/30/2023 Application Deadline 02/03/2023 Position Type Permanent Staff (SHRA) Position Title Soc/Clin Research Assistant - Journey Salary Grade Equivalent GN08 Working Title Program Coordinator Position Number 20031770 Vacancy ID P016801 Full-time/Part-time Permanent/Time-Limited Full-Time Permanent If time-limited, estimated duration of appointment Hours per week 40 Work Schedule
Monday-Friday 8a-5p. May necessarily fluctuate to meet the research needs of the position.
Flexible work arrangements, including remote/hybrid work locations, are an integral part of the School of Medicine's Working Forward initiative. As such, this position's work location is designated as Hybrid , at least two (2) days per week onsite. Please note that the designated work location is subject to change based on the unit's business needs.
Work Location Chapel Hill, NC Position Location North Carolina, US Hiring Range $40,945 - $48,000 Pay Band Information
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Position Summary Information
Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence and care. Our mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of North Carolinians, and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research. We strive to promote faculty, staff, and learner development in a diverse, respectful environment where our colleagues demonstrate professionalism, enhance learning, and create personal and professional sustainability. We optimize our partnership with the UNC Health System through close collaboration and commitment to service.
OUR VISION Our vision is to be the nation's leading public school of medicine. We are ranked 2nd in primary care education among all US schools of medicine and 5th among public peers in NIH research funding. Our Allied Health Department is home to five top-ranked divisions, and we are home to 18 top-ranked clinical and basic science departments in NIH research funding.
OUR MISSION Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of North Carolinians and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research.
Patient Care: We will promote health and provide superb clinical care while maintaining our strong tradition of reaching underserved populations and reducing health disparities across North Carolina and beyond. Education: We will prepare tomorrow's health care professionals and biomedical researchers by facilitating learning within innovative curricula and team- oriented interprofessional education. We will cultivate outstanding teaching and research faculty, and we will recruit outstanding students and trainees from highly diverse backgrounds to create a socially responsible, highly skilled workforce. Research: We will develop and support a rich array of outstanding health sciences research programs, centers, and resources. We will provide infrastructure and opportunities for collaboration among disciplines throughout and beyond our University to support outstanding research. We will foster programs in the areas of basic, translational, mechanistic, and population research.
UNC Lineberger was founded in 1975, and is one of 40 National Cancer Institute (NCl)-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the country. UNC Lineberger's mission is to reduce cancer occurrence and death in North Carolina and the nation through research, treatment, training and outreach.
The mission of the Cancer Outcomes Research Program (CORP, Outcomes) is to support research by UNC faculty and trainees that evaluates and improves quality, access, cost, effectiveness, efficiency, patient-centeredness, and equity of cancer screening and care delivery.
This position will perform a variety of social research functions to address the needs of the CORP and the Office of Community Outreach and Engagement (COE). The primary focus of the position is to help lead the assigned short- and long-term activities of the Outcomes program and to support the entire research portfolio. This position will assist with pre- and post-award functions, dissemination of programmatic research results to the broader research community, and other project management activities. Finally, this position will support 2-3 faculty leaders in the Cancer Outcomes program to determine goals for the program, upcoming research activities, proposal development, and other related tasks and work closely with other CORP and COE leaders and personnel.
This position will be work with UNC investigators coordinating various seminars and meetings, communicating with non-UNC investigators nationally and internationally who are conducting collaborative work with Program members, evaluating funding opportunities, coordinating existing funding including both internal and external sources, overseeing annual UNC competitive grants programs.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor's degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Required Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
excellent verbal and written communication skills, with health care professionals preferred project coordinator skills, ability to multitask, prioritize responsibilities, attention to detail, and ensure work is performed in a timely manner. must be comfortable working in teams and independently. proficient with computer software programs including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Experience in a research environment Familiarity with manuscript preparation, editing, and submission process
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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.Applicant Documents
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