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Research Program Manager

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Research Program Manager
Requisition Number RE11454
Working Title
Department Name 7H042: Center for Health Services Research
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $40,872-65,395/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

MA

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Requires handling of light-weight objects up to 10 pounds, or some standing or walking.

Shift

Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Job Summary

The Center for Health Services Research is seeking a Research Program Manager to work with Center leadership and faculty on project design, implementation, evaluation methodology, policies and protocols.

Will coordinate the development of new initiatives that are consistent with program objectives. Assist with IRB application and continuation review. Coordinate and oversee activities of multiple projects, advise on program operations to resolve complex issues, communicate with internal and external partners/stakeholders and work with them to assure work completion.

Track and analyze projects according to program requirements and timeline. Prepare reports and presentations. Determine timeline, establish planning committees, identify/confirm speakers, coordinate and oversee local arrangements, develop/implement marketing plan, develop mail lists, file for continuing education, analyze evaluation and complete follow up activities.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

MS Office, EndNote, knowledge and experience of project and budget management, QI methodology, basic stats/epi

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Masters, prefer healthcare related, plus one or more years related experience in healthcare.

Deadline to Apply 10/29/2017
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * UK HealthCare recognizes the patient as our premier customer and promises to provide excellent customer services to patients, colleagues, co-workers and all others who seek our services. By applying for a position with UK HealthCare, I am indicating my commitment to service excellence and expressing my agreement to consistently recognize that: - Our customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday. - Service is being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers. - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve. - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success. - We want to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare. By submitting my application for employment with UK HealthCare, I acknowledge that I will be held accountable to follow the UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations if selected for a position with UK HealthCare. Do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Which best describes your past work experience in financial project management?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  3. * How many years of IRB experience do you have?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Describe the roles you have played in various professional projects.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents