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Creighton University is seeking to hire a Senior Program Coordinator for the Department of Surgery (DoS).


Key Responsibilities:

  • Reports to the Chair of Surgery and Vice Chair of Research.
  • Oversee, schedule, and manage the quarterly Surgery Research Council (SRC) with the Chair of Surgery or Vice Chair of Research.
  • Track progress of ongoing DoS research projects and database across the various research interest groups (RIGs)
  • Schedule and arrange research enhancing efforts (e.g. meetings, didactics), and report DoS research dash metrics.
  • Works with research core faculty on scheduling and arranging resident research related activities projects which requires significant statistical input and engage the Dept of CR stats and analytics team.
  • Collaborate on educational efforts with the Vice Chair of the Department of Clinical Research educational sessions and tailor to Department of Surgery needs.


  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Database experience and management
  • 6 years’ administrative and/or office management experience;
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency skills in MS Office Suite to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments;
  • Management experience is a plus;
  • Ability to coordinate and organize meetings and/or special events;
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community;
  • Ability to lead and train staff and/or students;
  • Knowledge of finance, accounting, and budgeting procedures;
    Ability to gather and analyze statistical data and generate reports;
  • Ability to function effectively as a team member, while exercising independent and critical judgment;
  • Ability to coordinate and prioritize work with multiple and conflicting demands in a deadline-oriented environment

How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply with a cover letter and up to date resume attached to the online application. If you have any questions submitting your application or materials, please don’t hesitate to contact


At Creighton University, you are part of something big. Your skills and passions unite with thousands of faculty, staff and students inspired to change the world. Here, we offer meaningful work driven by a 475-year-old Jesuit tradition committed to social justice and serving others. Through this tradition, we push the boundaries on innovation. We pursue new knowledge for the betterment of society. We seek to improve our world through Catholic and Jesuit values. And it all starts with you.

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