Under the supervision of the Associate Director for Cancer Health Disparities and Community Engagement, the Program Director is responsible for directing the community outreach and engagement activities for the NCI-designated Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (CFCCC). The Program Director oversees implementation of the Advancing Cancer Care Together project, which is a multi-site clinical and community network to decrease incidence and mortality from breast, cervical, colorectal, liver and stomach cancer for low-income Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese adults in Orange County. The CFCCC serves as the hub for this new network, and the network includes community-based primary/specialty care providers and community-based non-profit organizations. The Program Director is responsible for directing, administering and achieving program goals and objectives, and works collaboratively with the two principal investigators, cancer site experts, language-specific cancer health navigators, clinical researchers, and community advisory board to ensure program success. The incumbent will also take on additional community outreach and engagement activities, including facilitating CFCCC's Community Engagement Board; collaborating with university, government, and industry partners; supporting grant proposal and manuscript writing; and serving as a key communicator for CFCCC.
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Salary: Monthly $4,968.58 - $6,755.83 Total Hours: 8-5, M-F Career Position. Frequent travel to multiple community sites and the UCI Medical Center (in Orange). Reliable transportation for driving to sites, UCIMC, local/regional meetings/events. If utilizing own automobile, most hold valid California driver s license. May require after-hours and weekend work hours. May require attendance at occasional national meetings in different U.S. locations. Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.
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