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Education Project Manager


Education Project Manager

ORAU is recruiting for education project managers. Primary responsibilities involve providing the project management, planning, budgetary and technical oversight, and coordination necessary to operate research participation programs for postdoctoral, postgraduate, graduate, undergraduate and precollege students and for university faculty. Such programs include research participation appointments, fellowships, scholarships and internships. This involves working with multiple sponsors, and 200 to 300 participants and scientists/mentors annually. Responsible for oversight and management of applicant recruiting activities for various Federal Agencies with special emphasis on targeted recruitment strategies to increase participation levels in underserved populations.

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Bachelor’s degree preferably in a science, engineering or education field and four - six years of job related experience. Must have experience in working with the university community of faculty, graduate students, and postgraduates including academic research activities and student research training needs in order to effectively design, implement, and operate programs that match these needs. Must have experience working with federal agencies, laboratories, and organizations involved in education and academic research. Must be familiar with the various tasks in science education/research experience participant programs. Moderate travel may be required.