Sponsor Funded Executive - Associate Project Director - 17001363 Georgia State University, an enterprising public research universityin Atlanta, is a national leader in graduating students from diverse backgrounds. The university provides its world-class faculty and more than 50,000 students with unsurpassed connections to the opportunities available in one of the 21st century's great global cities. Georgia State offers a challenging academic environment that emphasizes research and practical experience across the curriculum and has more than 50 nationally and internationally ranked programs. While, Atlanta is integral to Georgia State's educational experience, Atlanta's quality of life helps Georgia State attract top-notch faculty, staff and administrators by contributing to the economies of Atlanta and the South. With more than 190,000 alumni worldwide, Georgia State's commitment to student success and being a vital part of the vibrant arts and entertainment community of downtown Atlanta is where the city life meets campus life. Working at Georgia State is where you should be!!! Description: The School of Public Health is seeking an Associate Project Director. Duties would include, but are not limited to the following:Assists the Principal Investigator in managing the administrative and research activities associated with a NIH-funded research project. Activities will include training and supervision of graduate research assistants, assisting with all grant-related reports, manages project files and documents, and performs statistical analyses.Assists in preparing IRB documents, budgets, monitors expenditures and prepares financial reports. Manages databases including cohort databases, data collection, coding, analysis and storage. Serves as project liaison to other departments, outside organizations, and the funding agency. Ensures project is administered according to research protocol. Will assist in: recruiting and interviewing participants, developing and conducting focus groups and programming surveys. May conduct literature searches and assist with publications. Performs related responsibilities as required. Disclaimer: This job requisition provides a high-level job definition. It is not intended to provide a comprehensive or exclusive list of job duties. As such, job duties and/or responsibilities within the context of this job requisition may change at the discretion the employee's direct supervisor. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in a related field and four years of related experience and supervisory/management experience; or a combination of education and related experience. College/Business Unit: School of Public Health Department: Health Promotion & Behavior Location: Atlanta Campus Shift: 8:30 - 5:15 pm Salary : Salary Negotiable Pay Grade: NPP FLSA Status: Exempt Job Type: Full Time (Benefits Eligible)Preferred Hiring Qualifications: A master's degree in a related science field or in Public Health and two years of related professional experience, or an equivalent combination of experience, education and training. Special Instructions: All applicants must submit an application and resume. Cover letters are recommended. All final candidates will be asked to provide a list of three references. Please note, Georgia State University's career board updates daily and requisitions are subject to be removed without prior notice or before the posting expires. Georgia State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.