Description The Department of Public Health Sciences (PHS) is a large complex teaching, research and clinical department. The mission of the Department is to improve the health of people using approaches based in epidemiology, biostatistics, economics, and behavioral science through research, educational programs, clinical programs, public service, and policy development.
Position Information Salary Range : $2513.60 to $5141.60 Salary Frequency : Bi-weekly No. of Positions : 1 Appointment Type : Career Percentage of Time : 100% Shift Hour : Location : Davis Campus - Other City : Davis Union Representation : No Benefits Eligible : Yes
This is not an H1-B opportunity.
We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.
Qualifications REQUIRED -Demonstrated experience creating long term vision and strategic planning to determine areas of improvement and programmatic success. -Demonstrated experience exhibiting a high level of diplomacy in facilitating relationships and meetings with stakeholders, donors, and government officials. -Demonstrated experience providing sound recommendations continually to faculty, steering committee, and external advisory boards. -Demonstrated extensive experience managing public health programs or other large research centers. -Demonstrated experience prioritizing programmatic initiatives, delegating responsibilities, and ensuring programmatic success. -Demonstrated experience directing large Center and grant budgets. -Knowledge of the principles and practices of research management to effectively and ethically manage complex studies. -Demonstrated experience leading multidisciplinary faculty teams to achieve common goal. -Demonstrated supervisory experience including conflict resolution, team building, and promoting professional development. -Excellent public speaking and writing skills in English. -Demonstrated experience identifying grant and funding opportunities and navigating submission requirements. -Demonstrated experience facilitating academic-private sector or -government collaborations, including federally funded research projects. -Excellent organizational skills to set priorities and meet deadlines; maintain a high level of productivity; and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
PREFERRED -MS, MA, or MPH degree and/or equivalent experience and training highly preferred. -Knowledge of California environmental health initiatives by government (state, county, local), private sector, and non-profit organizations. -Knowledge of health status of vulnerable populations, particularly in the California Central Valley or wildfire-affected regions. -Demonstrated knowledge of federal grant funding regulations; human subject research guidelines; and UC Davis procedures and policies. -Demonstrated success obtaining research grant funding.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
Responsibilities The Center Program Manager directs the activities of the entire EHSC and manages and supervises the work of all staff in the Administrative core and has a high level of independence and decision-making authority related to program activities, staffing, and budget matters and is responsible for both short and long-term strategic planning; overseeing the center budget; fostering collaborative relationships at UC Davis and across the region; developing and implementing center programs; and seeking additional funding.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.