Emory University Assistant Director, Program-School Of Medicine/Geriatrics in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Requisition ID:



733020:SOM: Medicine: Geriatrics

Job Description:


  • Assists in directing the strategic planning, development, and implementation of programs.

  • Represents the organization at meetings, conferences and other events.

  • May develop and present speeches or presentations to generate or enhance awareness of program(s).

  • Provides technical support by evaluating established processes, conducting training, attending operational meetings and networking with affiliated groups.

  • Monitors progress toward achieving established objectives and deadlines.

  • Participates in planning, administering and monitoring program related budgets.

  • Conducts research, designs new initiatives, and collaborates with others to ensure program(s) remain viable.

  • May serve on, hold office in, or chair committees.

  • May write publishable articles and papers.

  • May supervise staff.

  • Oversees or assists in developing operational and statistical reports for management and regulatory agencies.

  • Ensures required records and documentation are maintained. Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • Bachelor's degree in a field related to the program(s) and five years of program related experience, OR equivalent combination of experience, education, and training. DATE CREATED/MODIFIED/REVIEWED: 06/08/06 AMM


  • A Masters Degree (preferably in Public Health or Science).

Operating Unit/Division:

School Of Medicine

Job Title:

Assistant Director, Program-School Of Medicine/Geriatrics

This position involves::

Not Applicable

Preferred Qualifications:

A Masters Degree (preferably in Public Health or Science).

Full/Part Time:




Minimum Hourly Rate $:


Midpoint Hourly Rate $:


Minimum Annual Rate $:


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Additional Job Details:

Will work under the direction of the Section Chief to provide support for faculty-driven pilot projects (quality and research) aimed at promoting new models of care for older adults. It is anticipated that this individual would also work closely with the Section Chief to coordinate the development of a Pepper Center application. Will also support Dr. Vaughan's BOSS PD VA merit study which represents a new multi-site randomized controlled trial of behavioral vs. an FDA-approved drug therapy for urinary symptoms in the setting of Parkinson disease.