Director, Community Health Partnerships
The University of Rochester's Director of Community Health Partnerships (CHP) facilitates community–academic partnerships in a joint role for the Center for Community Health & Prevention (CCHP) and the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI). The Director, CHP facilitates communication, interaction, involvement and exchange with a range of community partners to support opportunities to conduct research, partner on projects, provide services, teach and learn.
The position has both strategic and operational responsibilities and is a senior leadership role within the CCHP reporting to the Director of the CCHP/co-Director of the CTSI. In addition, the position provides operational support for the CTSI Director of Community Engagement.
- Excellent writing and presentation skills and strong analytical ability.
- Strong interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work both independently and within a team.
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
- Transportation required. Availability during the evenings and weekends may be necessary.
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field, Master’s degree preferred, and five - seven years of experience in relevant field, including at least 2 years at a managerial level in a relevant field: academic community partnerships, community engagement, relationship building, grant writing and program development, relevant work in non-profit community organization. Or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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