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The Gottardo lab is looking for a Research Project Manager for Vaccine Immunology Statistical Center (VISC) operations.
Led by Dr. Raphael Gottardo, the VISC partners with world-class research programs to tackle global public health initiatives in infectious disease. The VISC operates within two global research networks: the Collaboration for AIDS Vaccine Discovery (CAVD) and the Global Health Vaccine Accelerator Platforms (GH-VAP). The VISC has additional dedication to open science exemplified by their DataSpace web application.
The CAVD is an international network of scientists and experts dedicated to designing a variety of novel HIV vaccine candidates and advancing the most promising candidates to clinical trials. The GH-VAP supports laboratory and clinical research to accelerate vaccine discovery and translation related to non-HIV infectious diseases, including COVID-19, TB, and malaria.
The project manager will work with the Associate Director of VISC Operations to develop a roadmap to bring each project to completion. The incumbent will oversee a diverse portfolio of projects that include pre-clinical and clinical trials. The project manager, with input from the Associate Director of VISC Operations, will coordinate activities among staff including faculty, statisticians, programmers, and data coordinators. They will also maintain collaborative relationships with external stakeholders.
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism in your career or that will be made through work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.