Department: MMI Education and Child Development 50000689
Reg-Temp: Part-Time Regular
The Assistant Project Director will work closely with community childcare, family service projects and early childhood projects under the supervision of the Project Director. The responsibilities for this position include: Oversee and contribute to data collection efforts including child assessments, teacher surveys, classroom observations, and parent assessments/observations Complete data analyses for program evaluation projects. Provide feedback to multiple stakeholders (program directors, teachers, child care staff, coaches and parents) through a variety of methods including but not limited to data debriefs, training and coaching, and written evaluation reports
Doctoral work completed and working on dissertation. Experience or training in early childhood education, education or childhood development (Emphasis on birth to age 5). Strong statistical skills using SAS or SPPS, ability to use linear modeling and multiple regression at a minimum.
Experience with coordinating grant or project activities. Experiencing assessing children or completing observational measures. Ability to multi-task and handle the demands of multiple projects.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska.Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. Our primary care program was recently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our physician assistant program was ranked ninth. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country. ... Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, College of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.