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Research Project Coordinator (Oshri)

Company: University of Georgia
Location: Athens
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number S10208P

Working Title Research Project Coordinator (Oshri)

Department VPR-Owens Inst Behavioral Rsch

About the University of Georgia

Since our founding in 1785, the University of Georgia has operated as Georgia's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( The proof is in our more than 235 years of academic and professional achievements and our continual commitment to higher education. UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA employs approximately 3,000 faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 40,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 10,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department

College/Unit/Department website

Posting Type External

Retirement Plan TRS or ORP

Employment Type Employee

Benefits Eligibility Benefits Eligible

Full/Part time Full Time

Work Schedule

Additional Schedule Information

Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm

Advertised Salary $35,568 - $55,000

Posting Date 04/04/2023

Open until filled Yes

Closing Date

Proposed Starting Date 05/01/2023

Special Instructions to Applicants

This is a grant funded position. While the continuation of funding and employment is anticipated, it is not guaranteed.

Location of Vacancy Athens Area

EEO Policy Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (

Position Information

Classification Title Research Professional AD

FLSA Exempt

FTE 1.00

Minimum Qualifications

Requires at least a baccalaureate degree in the field. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Position Summary

The Research Project Coordinator will be responsible for overseeing the implementation of research protocols, including: assisting the PI with overall laboratory operation and management, including communication with community leaders and liaisons, participant screening; conducting data collection in the field; managing lab staff schedules; recruitment of participants lab staff volunteers; overseeing Human Subject implementations and protocols, progress reports and financial reporting; managing computers, software licenses, and equipment functioning; human subjects approval; and assisting the data manager with data management and analysis.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

A bachelor's degree in human development and family studies, family and consumer sciences, social work, education or related field and at least four years of relevant experience is preferred.

  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
  • Have exceptional organization skills.
  • Demonstrate professional behavior.
  • Exhibits a high level of initiative.
  • Experience working independently and with multiple partners and stakeholders.
  • Ability to plan and implement required project responsibilities.
  • Experience assigning tasks and monitoring progress to ensure adherence with product scope and completion timeline.

    Physical Demands

    Sit at computer for extended time. Lift 25 lbs.

    Is driving a responsibility of this position? No

    Is this a Position of Trust? Yes

    Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? Yes

    Does this position require a P-Card? No

    Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No

    Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care? No

    Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications) Yes

    Credit and P-Card policy

    Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.



    Oversee the implementation of research protocols for recruitment/retention and data collection.

    Percentage of time 40 Duties/Responsibilities

    Manage lab staff schedules, recruitment of lab staff volunteers, financial reporting, manage computers, software licenses and equipment functioning.

    Percentage of time 30 Duties/Responsibilities

    Oversee any quality control operations related to the data, including human subjects' approval and assisting with data management and analysis.

    Percentage of time 30

    Contact Information

    Recruitment Contact

    Contact Details

    For questions concerning this position or recruitment progression, please refer to the Recruitment Contact listed below.

    Recruitment Contact Name Assaf Oshri

    Recruitment Contact Email

    Recruitment Contact Phone 706-542-4882

    Posting Specific Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Applicant Documents Required Documents
  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter Optional Documents

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