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Project Coordinator

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INCITE | Columbia University | New York, NY
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INCITE | Columbia University


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Start Date

July 1, 2019

Salary

Commensurate with experience.


Reporting to the Associate Director of INCITE, the Principal Investigator of the Obama Presidency Oral History Project, and working closely with the Director of CCOHR, the Project Coordinator will support the administration for a 1,200-hour oral history project. The person in this position also serves as the project's liaison with project participants, project staff, project partners, and the general public.


The Project Coordinator will oversee communications between staff, collaborators and participants; manage the processing of interviews; review interview research and content to help shape the thematic direction of the project; liaise with transcription and video vendors; supervise student employees when needed; coordinate scheduling between several dozen interviewers and 400 project participants; participate in the interviewing process depending on area expertise; coordinate and manage communications and annual meetings with the project’s advisory board; provide literature reviews and background research on participants on an as-needed basis.

Will perform additional duties as assigned. Some evening and occasional weekend work required.

**THIS IS A 12-MONTH POSITION WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF EXTENSION IF ADDITIONAL FUNDS ARE SECURED.** 

 

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or its equivalent, and 2 years of related experience

Additional Position Specific Qualifications

Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.

Excellent oral and written communications skills.

Ability to work in high pace environment with multiple deadlines.

Ability to prioritize work in order to meet tight deadlines. 

Experience with oral history interviewing and methodology.


Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.

Reporting to the Associate Director of INCITE, the Principal Investigator of the Obama Presidency Oral History Project, and working closely with the Director of CCOHR, the Project Coordinator will support the administration for a 1…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required

How To Apply

Please apply through this link: https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/500370/project-coordinator

Please apply through this link: https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/500370/project-coordinator

Location

New York, NY
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