Project Coordinator

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA
Deadline: 30 Apr 2024

Posting Information
Posting Information

Department Family Medicine - 411601
Career Area Research Professionals
Application Deadline 04/30/2024
Position Type Temporary Staff (EHRA NF)
Position Title Project Coordinator
Position Number 20061816
Vacancy ID N000729
FTE 0.55
Hours Per Week 22
Position Location North Carolina, US
Hiring Range
Proposed Start Date 05/20/2024
Estimated Duration of Appointment 12 months

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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 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 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.
Position Summary
The Duke Endowment Perinatal Interagency Interdisciplinary Care Coordination (TDE PIICC) Project Coordinator works on a grant funded project developed in the setting of a maternal mortality crisis in the U.S, specifically Chatham County, NC, adversely affecting minoritized pregnant persons. This grant has proposed a pilot project to intervene and provide hands on connective care to birthing persons. The Project Coordinator responsibilities include handling the day-to-day grant management, progress reporting, scheduling meetings, regularly meeting with internal staff and external collaborators, manage grant budget and other ad hoc duties or tasks assigned by the Principal Investigator (PI) and Co-Principal Investigator.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Relevant post-Baccalaureate degree required (or foreign degree equivalent); for candidates demonstrating comparable independent research productivity, will accept a relevant Bachelor’s degree (or foreign degree equivalent) and 3 or more years of relevant experience in substitution. May require terminal degree and licensure.
Required Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Demonstrated leadership and supervisory skills; experience working with many levels of staff, i.e., medical providers, nurses, support staff, senior leadership and board members; familiarity with operational, financial, quality and human resources procedures, and supervisory skills. Ability to use computerized tracking tools; Experience with data collection, analysis and grant reporting, including chart audits and clinical analysis. Excellent skills with EMR and Microsoft Office programs (Excel and Word). Experience with population management principles. Occasional travel to meetings.
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Familiarity with UNC operational, financial, quality and human resources procedures, preferred.
Special Physical/Mental Requirements
Campus Security Authority Responsibilities
Not Applicable.
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