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Science Program Manager
Posted on 9/26/2022
Remote • Menlo Park, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • PhD degree or equivalent experience in biological imaging, medical imaging or similar field
  • 3+ years of experience in physical or virtual community-building and/or outreach activities, including jamboree/hackathon planning, workshop or conference organization, hosting tutorials, etc
  • Strong understanding/experience with imaging technology development
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and work with stakeholders from different backgrounds and at different career stages
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment and handle multiple priorities
  • Strong desire to accelerate scientific discovery and increase accessibility to science technology globally
  • Excellent writing and analytical skills
  • Work closely with Science Program Officers, Program Leads, Data Scientists, and Technology Staff to help evaluate, define, and lead programs in imaging
  • Work closely with grantees to help drive community-building projects, including regular calls, and in-person visits of grantees' labs and imaging facilities
  • Represent the programs to the outside community through participation in and presentations at imaging related meetings, conferences, and workshops
  • Drive internal and external community engagement, including planning and running meetings, webinars, and workshops, and engage in outreach to ensure connections to grantees, partners, stakeholders, and imaging communities
  • Conduct landscape research to identify challenges and opportunities in advancing bioimaging globally, and write reports on the findings for internal and external audience
  • Support the grant-making process for current and future programs, including the strategy development, process, review, selection of the awardees, and relationship management
Desired Qualifications
  • Knowledge of organizational psychology is a plus
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Company Overview
Leveraging technology, community-driven solutions, and collaboration to accelerate progress in Science, Education, and Justice & Opportunity