The Child Development Lab (CDL) at the University of Maryland under the direction of Nathan Fox is searching for an individual to assume the position of Laboratory and Program Project Coordinator. The Lab Coordinator manages the day-to-day activities of the CDL including, monitoring and ordering supplies, assisting in the staff hiring process, creating agendas, running lab and study-related meetings, preparing grant budgets and training lab staff on University and lab policies. The Program Project Coordinator is the main point of contact for organization of a multi-site study of the Functions and Development of the Mirror System funded by NICHD. Responsibilities include working with both US and foreign institutions on grant and budget preparation/management, submission of progress reports, and general study logistics (coordinating travel, scheduling meetings). Information regarding current ongoing studies at the CDL can be found at cdl.umd.edu/current-studies/. Information regarding the Program Project can be found at mirroringdevelopment.com.
A Bachelor’s degree with some additional relevant experience is required. The position requires keen attention to detail, organizational and planning abilities, and excellent interpersonal skills. The individual in this position will be working on multiple, large-scale projects simultaneously. Interested individuals should apply by sending a cover letter, CV, and the names and email addresses of two references to Dr. Nathan Fox at firstname.lastname@example.org and Brittany DeVries at email@example.com.