Rockefeller University Program Manager in New York, New York
Job Title Program Manager
Laboratory / Department RockEDU Science Outreach
The Rockefeller University is dedicated to benefiting humankind through scientific research and its application. Rockefeller is a world-renowned center for research and graduate education in the biomedical sciences, chemistry and biophysics. The universitys Ph.D. program offers rigorous training in the biomedical and physical sciences and close mentoring by faculty. Rockefeller also offers one of the nations top M.D./Ph.D. programs with neighboring Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Medical College of Cornell University. The graduate program is flexible and individualized depending on a students needs, and provides full financial support, housing on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, and outstanding opportunities for intellectual growth
The Program Manager for Outreach and Engagement Initiatives will report to the Director of RockEDU, and will be working primarily on-site in the RockEDU Science Outreach Lab. The Program Manager will be accountable for the RockEDU team and will be responsible for designing, developing, and managing lab programs and engaging experiences on-site and virtually, for scientists, K-12 educators, high school students, and undergraduate students. Assisting with RockEDU Online, RockEDU's open-access resource curation site, content management and creation (text and media), and editing. Must be the department liaison, manage department upkeeping, such as inventory supplies, equipment, repair needed, and organize lab use schedule. Will assist with teaching and mentoring team members, and community members.
Bachelor's Degree required; advanced degree preferred. Experience with laboratory research techniques, teaching, and mentoring skills necessary, Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), computer proficiency, and Microsoft suite required. Working knowledge of WordPress and HTML preferred. Must be able to work independently and collaboratively with a team, strong interpersonal skills, multi-tasking, and priority management are required. Scheduling flexibility required when programs or events occasionally take place after hours.
This job requires that employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Rockefeller University provides reasonable accommodations where legally required including accommodations for medical conditions and sincerely held religious beliefs.
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans