Manager, Program & Research - Center for Systems Imaging Core

Job Number
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
School Of Medicine
SOM: Core Labs
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Business Operations
Campus Location (For Posting) : City
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

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The Center for Systems Imaging Core (CSIC), one of the Emory Integrated Core Facilities (EICF).  It provides state-of-the art research and pre-clinical human and animal imaging to the Emory community. The CSIC supports the Center for Systems Imaging (CSI), which is the cross-disciplinary scientific, administrative, and educational home for imaging science at Emory University.
The goals of this center are to:
(1) Support the advancement of scientific research focused on the development of imaging biomarkers.
(2) Promote the development and application of biomedical imaging technology particularly magnetic resonance imaging.
(3) Provide core services for human and animal imaging studies.
(4) To build cross-cutting educational and training programs.
  • Works with Center Director, Program Directors, staff, Investigator Users and others to ensure the Center renders high quality services, including efficient and timely responses to queries, entry, access to and on-going use of the Center’s facilities and the resolution of any issues, along with the coordination of ancillary services and enhancement of research subject support and service improvement.
  • Provides administrative management of the Center’s human clinical and animal imaging services operations, including compliance with all applicable government laws, rules and regulations and University policies.
  • Compiles and produces monthly Center billing report to School of Medicine and reconciles data errors and discrepancies. Serves as the system administrator of the Center’s online services scheduling system and works with vendor IT support on resolving system problems and upgrade specifications.
  • Manages the Center’s finances and analyzes revenue and expenses. Monitors and reports monthly the performance of all Center service lines and budget variances. Drafts the Center’s annual budget and new rates for each of the Center’s service lines for submission to Center Director and School of Medicine. Maintains the Center’s service categories and pricing in School of Medicine’s Core billing database.
  • Plans, manages and is responsible for the Center’s administrative activities including contracting with external User organizations and specialty suppliers, generating services quotes to other Georgia Core Alliance institutions, budget planning, financial analysis, data processing operations.
  • Works with the Center Director, Program Directors and staff to draft annual capital equipment requests and report equipment inventory. Performs all Center purchasing in the University’s procurement system and manages major supplier invoicing. 



  • Manages administrative and research activities in support of a specialized program or research center.
  • Develops plans for program growth and development and serves as a liaison to various committees or organizations.
  • May oversee the planning, logistics and implementation of various special events such as lectures, seminars, conferences, or research projects.
  • Participates in developing and implementing various program related communications such as websites, publications, multimedia or video productions.
  • May hire and supervise administrative or research related staff.
  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • A bachelor's degree in business or related field.
  • Five years of professional experience in a related field such as business administration, research, or information systems management.
  • Requires previous supervisory and program/project management experience.

NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home regularly but must be able to commute to Emory University on a flexible weekly schedule based upon business needs.  Schedule is based on agreed upon guidelines of department of work.  Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.

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