Rural Health Project Coordinator
Center for Rural Health
School of Medicine
SIU Carbondale

Overview: The primary purpose of this position is to develop, plan, manage, and coordinate developed or assigned health and social service projects to strengthen the rural health infrastructure.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Master's Degree in Public Health, Education, Administration, Community Development or a related field.
  2. Two years' experience in program management, program evaluation needs assessments, community development, grant writing, program coordination, group leadership and facilitations, and supervision.
  3. Sensitive to the needs of underrepresented minority populations.

Preferred Qualifications: An understanding of a variety of health and social service concepts (including but not limited to community health, rural health infrastructure needs and development including technology, transportation, communication, mental health, substance abuse, policy issues, etc.) and their application to rural health. Excellent oral and written communication, problem solving, and interpersonal skills. Ability to work effectively as part of team. Knowledge of research and evaluation methods, report writing, and professional publications.

Application Procedure: Please visit https://siumed.hiretouch.com/administration for complete details and the online application process.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.