Research Project Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $44,105
Maximum: $66,157



Start Date


Application Deadline



United States


The Center for Public Partnerships and Research (CPPR) seeks a full-time Research Project Coordinator to provide backbone support to existing teams working in public health and social services with diverse populations. Work includes assisting with internal and external coordination, preparation, implementation, evaluation, and data management of innovative large-scale initiatives. Work also includes facilitating and coordinating community-based conversations and work sessions. CPPR specializes in research and evaluation, data science projects, and social innovation work that supports our mission to optimize the well-being of children, youth, and families. CPPR primarily pursues its mission by assisting partners, including state-level and community-based organizations, in their work to secure funding, bring key stakeholders to the table, orchestrate large-scale data efforts, and conduct research and evaluation. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about impacting social change for good. The person in this position will promote healthy, happy, thriving communities by supporting multi-disciplinary teams in all aspects of program implementation of initiatives utilizing innovative technology and research techniques with the SenseMaker® tool. The successful applicant should have prior nonprofit experience working with community stakeholders, managing program implementation, data in the field, and communicating with internal and external customers. Experience working on issues related to children and families is helpful. This position is contingent upon funding.

For complete description and to apply, go to: Review of applications will begin 10/22/18 and continues until position is filled.

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Level of Language Proficiency


Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree