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Scientific Project Manager

The Tuveson Laboratory at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is seeking a Scientific Project Manager to help oversee the lab’s portfolio of organoid research projects. CSHL is a world-renowned non-profit scientific research facility on Long Island. Nestled within this dynamic research campus, the Tuveson Lab makes novel discoveries into the biology of pancreatic cancer. As part of this exciting research, the research team is developing patient-derived organoids as a novel, precision-medicine based approach to identify more effective treatments for patients with pancreatic cancer.

The Scientific Project Manager will become familiar with the lab’s organoid research projects, will ensure that regulatory requirements for the projects are met, and will ensure projects are completed in a timely manner. More specifically, the Scientific Project Manager will develop project timelines, track milestones, communicate scientific progress towards milestones with the principal investigator, track reporting deadlines, develop and maintain approvals from the CSHL Institutional Review Board, aid in developing and maintaining relationships with clinical partners, complete paperwork needed to receive clinical specimens, serve as an interface with the CSHL Advancement Department and Office of Sponsored Programs to ensure reporting requirements are met, request descriptions of scientific progress from researchers as needed for reporting, coordinate and draft sections of progress reports, help edit or format project-relevant scientific documents, and aid in drafting documents needed for submission of new grants pertaining to organoids.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned biomedical research institution in New York. It has shaped contemporary biomedical research and is the home of eight Nobel Prize laureates. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory provides a highly dynamic and interactive research environment and also a unique opportunity of timely exposure to advances in various biomedical research fields and of interaction with a broad range of researchers from all over the world through its renowned Meetings and Courses program.

We believe that science is for everyone. Our laboratory offers a collaborative and dynamic research environment and we prioritize increasing diversity, equity, and inclusion in science. Individuals from non-traditional and/or under-represented background are strongly encouraged to apply.
Position Requirements
Education: Master’s degree.
Experience: A minimum of 2 years of scientific project management experience required. The candidate should have experience drafting and editing documents related to progress reporting and/or documents included in a grant submission. The candidate should be familiar with common office software, including Microsoft Office and video conference software. Prior experience putting together scientific grants or progress reports or drafting submissions to institutional review boards is helpful.
Skills: Must have exceptional communication, organizational, and time management skills. Must be able to work independently and effectively prioritize. Must be able to able to work with faculty, students, and staff from diverse cultural backgrounds.
For immediate consideration please apply to position ID: 03282-R found here:
Compensation and Benefits
Our employees are compensated from a total rewards perspective in many ways for their contributions to our mission, including competitive pay, exceptional health benefits, discounted onsite Bright Horizons childcare, retirement plans, time off, and a range of recognition and wellness programs. Visit our CSHL Benefits site to learn more.
You are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of your employment at the Laboratory. You will be required to provide proof of your vaccination on your first day of employment. 
CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.