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Program Manager - Health Big Data Project

Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida 32306

Florida State University


 Office of Research

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity




This is a new position to orchestrate the beginning of the FSU Health Data Science Institute (HDSI). The Health Data Science Institute will leverage FSU's strengths in the health and social sciences and break down barriers to interdisciplinary engagement at the Dean, Chair, Faculty, trainee, and staff levels. HDSI will support research and training in areas such as basic life and medical sciences and applied clinical and social sciences, public health, and policy.

Responsibilities will include planning, obtaining approvals, and implementing procedures and policy in order to track health research.

Establish Cyber Structure needed to support current and planned research.

Establishes a comprehensive data management framework for information services, attracting additional researchers, expanding big data management, and providing analytic professional development and education for faculty, research staff, and students.

Accomplishes information technology staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.

Maintains organization's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies.

Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects. Completes projects by coordinating resources and timetables with user departments and data center.

Verifies application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented. Preserves assets by implementing disaster recovery and back-up procedures and information security and control structures.

Recommends information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes, identifying problems, evaluating trends, and anticipating requirements.

Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements, preparing an annual budget, scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, and initiating corrective action.

Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.



Bachelor's degree and four years experience or high school diploma or equivalent and eight years experience Candidate should have project management experience of at least one year.

Strong communication skills.

Ability to organize and plan focus meetings.

Experience with research, technology, funding, and project building.

Experience with technical management, technical understanding, analyzing information, problem solving, strategic planning, budgets, and quality management.



Project Management certification or equivalent experience is preferred.

Experience in one or more of Health Data, Information Systems, Research, or Community Building is preferred.


Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.


Soft Money Funded Position

This position is time-limited based on soft money funding, with renewal contingent upon available funds and the needs of the University.



If not otherwise specified, schedule is M-F, 8-5.


Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.


How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > SelfService.

Browse Job Openings, please look for job id # 46736

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching aresume.


Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.


Salary Details

Please apply at jobs.fsu.edu 

Browse Job Openings for Job # 46736


Posted: 2020-01-23 Expires: 2020-03-08

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