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Trust Me, I’m your leader: Do male and female leaders differ in perceived trustworthiness?

Project Description Despite the increase of women’s participation in the labour force, women continue to be underrepresented in leadership roles all over the world. There have been many explanations for women’s underrepresentation yet to our knowledge no previous research has examined the role of trust. Building on role congruity theory (Eagly & Karau, 2002), we […]

April 18, 2018 Read more →

Technology Development Specialist

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Technology Development Specialist. The Technology Development Specialist will have a major role in the configuration, maintenance, and security of the information technology infrastructure, networks, servers, computer hardware and software, and all technology equipment associated with the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center and Regional Training sites throughout the […]

April 16, 2018 Read more →

The history of retail structure of the Republic of Ireland 1933 to Present

The retail structure of Ireland has changed significantly since 1933 when the first Census of Services was undertaken by the Central Statistics Office. Censes of Services which record the numbers, sizes and turnover of every shop in Ireland (Republic of Ireland) were undertaken in the years 1933, 1951, 1956, 1966, 1971, 1977 and 1988.   None […]

April 5, 2018 Read more →

Quality Improvement Specialist

The Quality Improvement Specialist will support and lead efforts to improve and strengthen child, family, and system outcomes through a continuous quality improvement framework. The Quality Improvement Specialist will be responsible for collaborating in the coordination and implementation of Pennsylvania’s Quality Service Reviews (QSRs), Child and Family Service Reviews (CFSRs), PA Child Welfare Council, and […]

March 28, 2018 Read more →

Trainer and Standardized Client Coordinator

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Trainer and Standardized Client Coordinator for the Mechanicsburg Child Welfare Training Programs. The Trainer and Standardized Client Coordinator is responsible for the recruitment, development, and maintenance of trainers, consultants, and standardized clients for the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center (Resource Center). These tasks include coordinating the trainer, consultant, […]

March 21, 2018 Read more →

A Point-of-Care device for monitoring antithrombotic therapies of cardiovascular disease

Project Description Millions of patients worldwide are receiving anticoagulant therapy to treat disorders such as venous thromboembolism (VT) or acute coronary syndrome (ACS). With advances in the pharmaceutical industry, newer, more predictable drugs for treating cardiovascular disease are being developed. While novel medicines, such as direct FXa and thrombin inhibitors, have more defined and predictable […]

March 15, 2018 Read more →

Curriculum and Trainer Development Supervisor

The University of Pittsburgh’s Mechanicsburg Child Welfare Training Programs is seeking a Curriculum and Trainer Development Supervisor. This position will be responsible for oversight of the development of products and services designed to improve outcomes for agencies, children, youth, and families in the child welfare system. The incumbent will be responsible for leading and supporting […]

December 19, 2017 Read more →

Curriculum and Trainer Development Supervisor

The University of Pittsburgh’s Mechanicsburg Child Welfare Training Programs is seeking a Curriculum and Trainer Development Supervisor. This position will be responsible for the oversight of the development of products and services designed to improve outcomes for agencies, children, youth, and families in the child welfare system. The incumbent is responsible for leading and supporting […]

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Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Supervisor

The University of Pittsburgh’s Mechanicsburg Child Welfare Training Programs is seeking a Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Supervisor. This position will be responsible for overseeing and supporting Pennsylvania’s Quality Service Reviews (QSRs), Child and Family Service Reviews (CFSRs), PA Child Welfare Council, and the Child and Family Service Plan (CFSP)/Annual Program and Service Report (APSR). The CQI Supervisor […]

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Administrative Supervisor

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field required. Completion of a secretarial/business curriculum preferred. Excellent interpersonal communication, writing, problem-solving, coordination, customer service, and computer skills are required. Must possess the ability to work independently.A minimum of 5 years of experience in managing administrative assistants and/or experience performing higher level administrative tasks preferred.A valid driver’s license is required. […]

December 13, 2017 Read more →

Research and Evaluation Specialist

The University of Pittsburgh’s Mechanicsburg Child Welfare Training Programs is seeking a Research and Evaluation Specialist. This position functions as a team member in the Research and Evaluation Department of the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center (Resource Center). This position is responsible for the management and coordination of evaluation activities for the Resource Center, including […]

November 20, 2017 Read more →

Research and Evaluation Specialist

The Research and Evaluation Specialist functions as a team member in the Research and Evaluation Department of the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center (Resource Center). The Research and Evaluation Specialist is responsible for the management and coordination of evaluation activities for the Resource Center, including internal and external evaluation requests. The Research and Evaluation Specialist […]

November 17, 2017 Read more →

Curriculum and Instructional Specialist

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Curriculum and Instructional Specialist who will be responsible for designing, developing, and revising child welfare curriculum to be delivered in a variety of formats, including classroom, online, and blended learning environments, for the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center (Resource Center). The Curriculum and Instructional Specialist functions as a […]

October 16, 2017 Read more →

Evaluation Coordinator

The University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Child Welfare in Mechanicsburg is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Evaluation Coordinator. The Evaluation Coordinator position functions as a team member of the University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center (Resource Center) as well as a team member of the Research and Evaluation Department whose […]

September 27, 2017 Read more →

Lab Technician

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Lab Technician who will be responsible for data collection and analysis, according to protocols defined in NIH grant applications. He/she will also be responsible for the care and maintenance of animals, according to standards defined by the federal government and the University of Pittsburgh IACUC. In addition, this […]

June 14, 2017 Read more →

PrinciPAL, harnessing the potential of plasma activated liquids for bio-medical applications

PhD Project opportunity: The exposure of aqueous solutions to non-thermal plasmas results in the generation of relatively long-lived secondary reactive species which are biologically active and have demonstrated anti-microbial and cytotoxic activity. These solutions are of interest for decontamination of surfaces, wounds and food products while providing the advantages of off-site production, storability and ease […]

January 19, 2017 Read more →

Trainer and Consultant Coordinator

The Trainer and Consultant Coordinator is responsible for the recruitment, development, and maintenance of trainers and consultants for the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center (Resource Center). These tasks include coordinating the trainer and consultant onboarding process, writing and managing ongoing correspondence with them, tracking their participation in professional development opportunities, and observing and evaluating their […]

December 16, 2016 Read more →

Supervisor

The Regional Team Supervisor will be responsible for oversight of the provision of services designed to improve outcomes for agencies, children, youth, and families in the child welfare system. Participates as a member of the Leadership Team, actively engaging in quality improvement efforts through Defining, Assessment, Planning, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation designed to support the […]

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Parent Ambassador

The Parent Ambassador will help ensure diverse participation in the planning, development, and delivery of statewide and the Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center (Resource Center) initiatives. The Parent Ambassador is an individual who has had the experience of being a primary caregiver and decision maker for a child involved with the child welfare system. This […]

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Youth Quality Improvement Specialist

The Youth Quality Improvement Specialist (YQIS) is an individual who has had involvement with the child welfare system as a youth. The YQIS will integrate the family and youth perspective through regular attendance at statewide work groups and initiatives, participation in curriculum development, training delivery, and providing technical assistance to child welfare agencies. This individual […]

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Practice Improvement Specialist

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Practice Improvement Specialist in the Mechanicsburg location. They will be responsible for responding to county public child welfare agencies and their partners in order to assist in enhancing child welfare practices for better outcomes for children, youth, and families. The Practice Improvement Specialist supports the implementation of […]

October 25, 2016 Read more →

Director of Academic Advisement

  The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Director of Academic Advisement in the department of Nurs-Student Services . They will report to the Assistant Dean for Student Services and provides strategic oversight and management of student advisement and course scheduling for the undergraduate and graduate programs, within the School of Nursing at the […]

July 3, 2015 Read more →

Curriculum and Trainer Development Supervisor

  The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Curriculum and Trainer Development Supervisor. They will be responsible for oversight of the development of products and services designed to improve outcomes for agencies, children, youth, and families in the child welfare system. The Curriculum and Trainer Development Supervisor is responsible for leading and supporting instructional […]

June 25, 2015 Read more →