|Description||The University of Southern California's Preventive Medicine is seeking a Project Manager to join its team. This position is responsible for managing all components of the development and evaluation of Virtual Sprouts: Web-Based Gardening Games which is an interactive and simulated version of the First Lady's Organic Garden in a game-based environment that will target subjects from low income, minority populations in Los Angeles, including children ages 8 to 11, their parents, other family members, teachers and the community. Virtual Sprouts will serve as a highly engaging and innovative research education program to improve PreK-12 research career opportunities and the community's understanding of the health science advances in obesity and nutrition that are supported by NIH-funded clinical and basic research. Duties include developing, coordinating and managing project activities and timelines; designing and implementing project protocols, templates and procedures; assisting with collection, analysis and display of data in charts, tables or other formats; working with higher education institutions in professional development activities and participatory action research; and writing/editing reports, briefs, research papers and other materials. The project manager should be familiar with and be able to articulate project goals and motivate the project team. This position supervises project staff and collaborates with doctoral students and project stakeholders. This position reports to the Principal Investigator and interacts with consultants and others.
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