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Project Coordinator Position – The PREVENT Project, Uppsala University, Sweden, Apr 2022

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Uppsala University invites applications for a position as Project Coordinator at the PREVENT project aims to co-design, implement and test a tele-health coaching intervention with community outreach for the reduction of cardio-metabolic risk among high-risk population in Region Uppsala, Sweden – Apr 2022

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General Info

Position: Project Coordinator
No. of Positions: 1
Research Field: , , ,
Deadline to Apply: Expired
Joining Date: Jun 01, 2022
Contract Period: Subject to Norms
Salary: According to standard norms

Workplace:
Department of Women’s and Children’s health

Uppsala University, Sweden

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Qualification Details

Requirements for this position: :

  • a medical or nursing background;
  • a master’s degree in global health or public health;
  • documented experience in project management;
  • high levels of oral and written proficiency in the English language.

Desired qualifications

  • Experience in independently driving, coordinating, or managing projects, conferences or similar
  • Experience of remote project coordination
  • Experience of coordinating activities with non-academic partners
  • Well-organized,detail-oriented,a nd efficient with strong problem-solvingskills
  • Flexible mindset enjoying multiple tasks and usedt o a highworkload
  • Strong interest in research
  • High drive to solve tasks with the highest degree of quality

Responsibilities/Job Description

The present position is within the Department of Women’s and Children’s health and the research group International Child Health and Nutrition (https://www.kbh.uu.se/research/international-child-health-and-nutrition/), which hosts the Swedish Research Council funded project, PREVENT.

The PREVENT project aims to co-design, implement and test a tele-health coaching intervention with community outreach for the reduction of cardio-metabolic risk among high-risk population in Region Uppsala. It builds on a previous EU project and uses a mixed methods approach comprising a co-design component and an implementation trial. The interdisciplinary consortium comprises two higher education institutions (Uppsala University and Karolinska Institutet), Region Uppsala and the Swedish Industrial Design Foundation, specializing in co-design for system and policy transformations.

Duties

  • Be responsible for managing the project and coordinating the activities to ensure that deliverables are met intime and at a high quality
  • Be responsible for developing relevant documents such as study protocols, studyplans, and material for ethics committee submissions and informed consent procedures
  • Be responsible for setting up appropriate storage of documents and data in accordance with laws and ethical approvals
  • Monitor recruitment and retention, compliance with the study protocols, and ensure high quality data collection procedures and that data is stored in accordance with laws and in a way that highest scientific quality is reached
  • Collaborate with researchers and students in our project group and other partners to set up activities
  • Set-up and manage REDCap and other data collection and management systems for the project
  • Se responsible for collection, transport and appropriate storage of biological samples from study participants
  • Contribute to process improvements ideas and implementation in our Standard Operating Procedures
  • Other tasks as decided by the project leader

How to Apply?

Application Method: Online Application
Ref. No.: UFV-PA 2022/956.

Application Procedure

 Your application should be written in English and contain the following:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copies of degree certificate(s)
  • Documentation of experience in project management
  • Letter of motivation (maximum two pages)
  • Contact information for a minimum of two references

About the Employer:

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About the employment

The employment is a permanent position. Scope of employment 50%. Starting date :     2022-07-01 or as agreed. Placement: Uppsala.

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Contact details

For further information about the position, please contact: Associate Professor Meena Daivadanam, Principal Investigator for PREVENT, Dept. of Women’s and Children’s Health. Email: [email protected]

Union representative: Seko Universitetsklubben [email protected]/TCO [email protected]ådet [email protected]

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