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Research Project Manager
The Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice at Temple University is seeking a Research Project Manager to join our rapidly growing team. We are a national action research center that is redefining what it means to be a student-ready college with a movement centering #RealCollege students’ basic needs. We believe that students are humans first and that their basic needs are central conditions for learning. Our work is firmly grounded in rigorous science, thoughtful practice, and social justice. Based in the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, we enjoy the benefits of working in a top research university while also collaborating with colleges and universities in communities across the nation.

This Research Project Manager is primarily responsible for project management on several research-focused projects. Functions include providing support in management of project process and stakeholder relationships. Additionally, the candidate may provide some support in areas such as data management and other research tasks such as developing bibliographies and literature reviews, preparing presentations and supporting the writing of reports. The incumbent will report to the Associate Director of Research Partnerships and work closely with research staff such as Senior Research Associate(s), Research Associate(s) and Research Assistants, as well as the Communications team. The incumbent will also have some level of both research and administrative experience; the position will provide opportunities for growth in both domains. The candidate must thrive while handling a variety of constituencies, managing multiple tasks simultaneously, and achieving strong outcomes in a complex environment with multiple shifting priorities.

To apply for this position, visit: https://hope4college.com/about-the-hope-center/careers-at-the-hope-center/
Position: Research Project Manager
Organization: Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice, Temple University
Location: Philadelphia,  PA 
United States
Posting Start Date: 10/12/2021
Date Posted: 10/12/2021
Requirements Required Education & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social or Computer Science field required.
  • At least 4 years of experience in higher education or non-profits.
  • The incumbent must also have at least 2 years of experience leading and managing projects.
  • Some experience in education-related research field.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Field-Specific Expertise:
  • Strong project management, analytical, problem solving, strategic, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to coordinate and be accountable for multiple tasks.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment and multi-task.
  • Ability to work with individuals across a wide range of expertise (e.g., faculty, researchers, Executive Assistants, undergraduate students).
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, especially on virtual interfaces
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint mandatory).
  • Experience with Qualtrics preferred.
  • Experience with Slack or other electronic communications system preferred.

Exceptional Collaborative Skills:
  • Maturity, professionalism, and poise and excellent judgment.
  • Open to feedback and professional development.
  • Capable of “managing up” to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Integrity; respect for confidential information.
  • Commitment to The Hope Center’s mission.
Status: This listing expires on: 11/11/2021
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Organization Information
Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice, Temple University
1316 W Ontario Street
6th Floor
Philadelphia,  PA 19140
United States

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