Department: Rice 360°: Institute for Global Health
The Rice 360° Institute for Global Health offers innovative programs to engage undergraduate students in the design and implementation of new technologies to solve real global health challenges. Through a Global Health Technologies minor, international summer internships, and post-baccalaureate fellowships, these early stage technologies are prototyped, evaluated, refined, deployed and scaled across the world.
Rice 360° has become a leader in global health education, research and implementation, focused on experiential and problem-based learning, and recognized as a model of excellence by Science magazine and the US National Academy of Engineering.
Rice 360° works closely with research and program partners in the developing world, collaborators within Rice, the Texas Medical Center and other educational and medical institutions in the U.S. and across the globe. Rice 360° has staff permanently located in Blantyre, Malawi to support partnerships with the Malawi Polytechnic, the Malawi College of Medicine and a long-standing relationship with the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital.
The administrative specialist will support various administrative functions for the Rice 360° Institute for Global Health, including implementing the day to day business and administrative activities of the institute; executing special projects, with analyses and reports; planning and implementing events, such as training workshops, conferences, and fundraising activities; coordination of domestic and international travel, including securing airfare and hotel as well as communication with overseas based staff regarding planning and logistics; processing of purchasing card transactions and other duties as assigned.
The administrative specialist represents the Rice 360° Institute for Global Health with tact and proper decorum and is a representative of the department with all constituents.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 20867
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