Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Essential Functions: Take a leadership role in the implementation of program components for the NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program in Urban Sustainability and Training (T-RUST) including seminars and colloquiums, establishment of a dual degree program, a science exchange program, community service projects and internships.Supervise a project assistant.Participate as an active team member in the development, refinement and maintenance of program processes and organizational structures, including all group team-building activities.Track project performance, including data collection and analysis of the successful completion of short- and long-term goals.Assist with project reports to be shared with faculty, advisory board, students as well as other project collaborators.Meet with project collaborators to clarify specific requirements of project components.
Qualifications: Project management experience.Possess a BS or BA with relevance to a STEM discipline.Combination of academic and professional experiences covering physical and social sciences.
Internal Number: 76_205651
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.