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The Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research (HICOR) is a multi-disciplinary research institute whose mission is to reduce the human and economic burden of cancer. HICOR faculty conduct research in comparative effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, quality of care, health care delivery, health outcomes, and health policy, with an eye towards supporting public and private decision making to maximize health value under resource constraints.
HICOR is seeking a full-time project coordinator to coordinate multiple research and administrative activities for federally and regionally funded grants and contracts in the areas of pragmatic clinical trials, comparative effectiveness, cancer care delivery research, and stakeholder engagement. This position will involve developing project timelines, processes, research instruments and administrative materials, meeting organization, carrying out complex research assignments, monitoring study budgets, and assisting in study implementation.
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Under general supervision the incumbent works independently in performing daily responsibilities, referring project/study issues to Project Manager and Investigators as necessary. Special skills and knowledge are applied in coordinating research and administrative activities, developing research and administrative materials, and in carrying out complex research and administrative assignments. Multi-tasking, excellent communication and organizational skills, and ability to produce high-quality work within a collaborative team are critical to this position.
The incumbent will perform some or all of the following responsibilities:
A cover letter is required for this position