The Director of Program Development will serve in the area of research administration within the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute (WPRCI). This position will lead implementation and evaluation of strategic directives and is a critical member of the Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG) team. The position will be responsible for establishing systems and programs and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to ensure that the WPRCI research infrastructure is in alignment with NCI guidelines for an NCI-Designated Cancer Center as defined through the CCSG guidelines. Evaluation of ongoing and newly established components, programs and procedures is an essential component of maintaining CCSG competitiveness, and this position will plan and conduct evaluation activities and follow up. This position will work closely with WPRCI leaders and teams to develop essential documents, programs and processes. Attendance at 1-3 national meetings annually is required to stay current with CCSG guidelines and best practices at NCI-designated cancer centers.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary: offered commensurate with experience.