Research Administrator

10 May 2014 3:48 PM | SAVIR Executive Office (Administrator)
Organization: UC Davis Emergency Medicine
Date Posted: 5/2/2014
Date Needed: 5/2/2014
City: Sacramento
Location: California
Country: United States
Primary Category: Posting
Type of Position: Full-Time
Description & Details

Position Description

Under the general direction of the Program Director, the VPRP Administrator will develop and oversee program research operations and is responsible for management of all administrative, financial, personnel, research and instructional support. Incumbent is responsible for grant development and management and may participate as a member of the program’s research team. This may include co-authorship, presentation of research results, coordination of faculty activities and liaison relationship with other institutions and agencies. Incumbent will assist in training of research personnel and other staff. The incumbent will play a major role in the development of research procedures and successful completion of program projects and objectives. 


Knowledge/experience with some or all of the following: research administration, leading/supervising research projects, violence prevention research programs, grants and contracts administration, researc in academic environments, research, public health research, project management, supervision, budget & finance

Organization Information

The Violence Prevention Research Program, founded more than 20 years ago, is a multidisciplinary program of research focused on violence and its prevention, particularly where that violence involves firearms. VPRP helped develop the public health approach to violence in the 1980s; its mission is to develop and disseminate the research evidence on which informed policy and practice are based. VPRP’s director is Garen J. Wintemute, MD, MPH, Baker-Teret Chair in Violence Prevention and Professor of Emergency Medicine. Collaborating researchers include representatives from medicine, epidemiology, criminology, public health, economics, and the law. Further information is at

Hiring Manager

Garren Wintemute, MD, MPH

Program Director

How to Apply / Contact

Application Instructions

To learn more and apply for this exciting opportunity helping prevent  violence find  job #038313 at UCDMC Jobs

Society for the Advancement of Violence and Injury Research


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