Position opening: Project Coordinator, University of Pennsylvania

Seeking project coordinator to manage day to day activities of multi-investigator ecological research project studying the effects of climate change in the steppe grasslands of northern Mongolia (see http://mongolia.bio.upenn.edu/). Coordinator’s responsibilities in include managing travel arrangements, ordering scientific equipment, arranging shipping to Mongolia, organizing meetings of US and Mongolian researchers, managing recruitment and training of undergraduate participants, managing data sets including entering data, checking data files for accuracy, uploading files to online database, maintain and updating the project webpage.

Bachelor's degree and a background in science is required and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Master's degree and experience in ecology preferred. Experience with data entry, MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint and web design and maintenance required. Good organizational skills are required.

All candidates for the position must apply through the University of Pennsylvania’s job posting board (http://www.hr.upenn.edu/jobs/ Reference number 100728968).