Research Project Coordinator - Technician 4 (AESES)
New Grant-Funded Continuing Full-Time
35.00 hours/week m-f, 8:30 - 4:30
Salary Range: $24.63 - $32.79 per hour ($44,826.60 - $59,677.80 per annum)
Proposed Start Date: July 2, 2019
Trial/Probation Period: 840.00 work hours
- Coordinates, monitors and documents the progress of active research project activities from inception to completion.
- Facilitates/organizes project-related meetings and communication flow.
- Provides monthly status updates on project to supervisor.
- Assists in the preparation and submission of ethics applications, renewals and amendments.
- Assists in the preparation and submission of grant proposals.
- Performs other related duties as assigned or required.
- A Master's degree in a health-related study area is required.
- Two years of directly related experience is required.
- Experience with managing research projects is required.
- Experience with the following is required:
- preparation of ethics documentation;
- monitoring project progress and timelines;
- organizing meetings and managing communication flow;
- preparing and submitting grant proposals to funding organizations;
- conducting literature reviews and synthesizing the findings; and
- writing scientific manuscripts for publication.
- An acceptable equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
- Proficiency in all aspects of project management is required.
- Familiarity with at least one of the Tri-Council funding agencies' (CIHR., NSERC, SSHRC) grant proposal submission portals (e.g., ResearchNet) is required.
- Demonstrated ability to write reports and scientific papers is required.
- Ability and willingness to learn new techniques and assist in carrying out specific phases of projects is required.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
- Must be self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team.
- Must be detail-oriented.
- Proficiency in computing software systems, including: PC Windows, Microsoft Office, File Sharing (Dropbox, Google Drive), Reference management software (e.g., Mendeley) and library database systems is required.
- Good working knowledge of basic statistics, such as frequencies, cross-tabulations, t-tests is essential.
- Demonstrated leadership abilities are required.
- Satisfactory work record, including satisfactory attendance and punctuality, is required.
Please apply through the University of Manitoba Recruitment Site - Job Posting 06787
For more information, please contact:
Dr. Elaine Burland
408 - 727 McDermot Avenue
Last Updated: May 28, 2019