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Job ID: 185441

Project Coordinator, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted May 11, 2022
Title Project Coordinator, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coordinator
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory
    Health Services

Position Summary
The Eating Behaviors Research Laboratory (PI: Katherine Balantekin) in the Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences is looking for a project coordinator to lead an NIH-funded study looking at parental influences on eating behavior in children.

Job duties associated with this position include:
Hiring, training, and supervising students
Quality control of laboratory procedures
Writing and maintaining IRB protocols
Budget reconciliation
Assistance in safety reports and annual reports for NIH
Running laboratory visits
Data entry and management

Successful candidates will have a passion for working with children and families, will enjoy working as part of an overseeing a team, and will be interested in all aspects of the research process. This position provides opportunities for independent research, manuscript and grant writing, and travel to scientific meetings. This is a full-position, but hours are flexible and remote work time is negotiable.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in basic, social, or health sciences (e.g., nutrition, exercise science, psychology, or related field)
The applicant must have research experience.
Experience working as a part of a research team
High organization skills
Proficient computer skills and familiarity with basic software (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Experience with or desire to learn how to use REDCap
Strong oral and written skills
Ability to work independently and problem solve

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