Provide executive level support to the chair of the Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience (PEN) including his/her roles as director the Center for Neurodegenerative Disorders (CND), the Nanomedicine Research Laboratory (NRL), Carol J. Swarts Laboratory for Emerging Neuroscience, and Nebraska Nanomedicine Production Plant (NNPP). Primary responsibilities will include efficient management daily scheduling, travel (national and international), editorial support, project and research coordination, academic and advancement evaluations, community fund raising, and coordination and event planning. Serves as liaison with UNMC internal departments, University of Nebraska campuses, external academic collaborators and pharmaceutical partners, state and federal organizations, and. This position plays a key role in assisting the chair with administrative tasks and thinking/planning/problem solving to achieve the laboratories', center, department's, and College of Medicine's goals and objectives.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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