Psychology in Education - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19004103)
is position is located in the Department of Psychology and School of Education. The Research Coordinator will perform a variety of support and data collection duties for a federally funded research project. The incumbent will be responsible for maintaining project databases and coordinating in-state research efforts.
The incumbent will be responsible for maintain accurate records and detailed reports of financial resources and expenditures related to the project and maintain communication lines between school partners and the Principal Investigator. The incumbent will process subject reimbursements and prepare sponsor reports as required.
The incumbent will work with investigators to create and ensure timely submission of applications, reports, and presentations, including correspondence with funding agencies and the IRB. The incumbent must have excellent organizational and communication skills, project management abilities, and academic writing skills. The incumbent must have a strong work ethic and be able to work collaboratively and independently.
This position requires knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and SPSS
Bachelor's degree required, master degree preferred. Experience working in middle or high school settings and expertise in the area of education or psychology is preferred Act 34, Act 151, and Act 114 clearances
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.II
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: $20,904.00 - $32,760.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19004103
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.