Program Manager, Biology

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
28 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
25 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 5182/J2717

Job Description

The Program Manager within the Department of Biology will be responsible for helping with development, planning, communication, implementation, and assessment of an interdisciplinary graduate program, working under the direction of the Director. The Program Manager will develop and maintain communication with our partners and the public through website creation and social media. The Program Manager will manage and coordinate workshops, develop outreach and educational materials, and help coordinate placement of students in internships with cities, non-governmental organization, and/or the private sector. The Program Manager will provide support for recruitment, mentoring, and retention of graduate students in the program. The Program Manager will prepare monthly budgets and annual reports. The Program Manager will also be responsible for advertising and tracking participation in all events.Program Manager position is available for someone to help manage a National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded Research Traineeship (NRT) Program that partners Ph.D. students in Biogeoscience and Environmental Health with cities to tackle urban environmental challenges.

Required Skills

Master's degree and one to three years of experience required.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular