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Project Administrator, DevTech Research Group
Tufts University

Date Posted Dec. 14, 2020
Title Project Administrator, DevTech Research Group
University Tufts University
Medford\/Somerville, MA, United States
Department Eliot-Pearson Child Study & Human Development, School of Arts and Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
    Research Scientist/Associate
  • Human Development
    Family Studies/Child Development

This is a grant funded position and is not eligible for severance pay. This position is subject to yearly renewal up to December 1, 2023.

The Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development is committed to making an impact on the lives of children, youth, and families. The department provides a vibrant, interdisciplinary community dedicated to applied research and preparing students for a variety of careers. We offer the following degree programs: a B.A. in child study and human development, a graduate certificate program in early childhood technology, an M.A. program offering both research and professional development opportunities, one of the nation’s leading doctoral programs focused on applied developmental science, and a joint Ph.D. program in human developmental economics (HDE).

The Project Administrator provides specialized, subject matter knowledge to develop, implement, review and evaluate a university Project in collaboration with a Manager or Director. Participates in development of goals and strategies; creates data management and filing systems; develops, analyzes and monitors budgets, grants and contracts; and participates in development and implements marketing and advertising efforts including writing content for website and social media material. May design and represent program externally at conferences, meetings and events. Conducts research and drafts reports and results. May oversee recruitment and management of study subjects. May provide advice and counseling to students. Coordinates hiring and training of staff, students and temporary help.


Basic Requirements:

Knowledge & experience as typically acquired by a Bachelor’s degree in related discipline and 3+ years of related experience OR Master’s degree and 1-2 years related experience.
Preferred Qualifications:

Master’s degree in related discipline and 3+ years of experience in related field of study.

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.

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