Project Coordinator – Psy.D. Opioid Training Program 


Albizu University – Miami Campus


Professional PART-TIME work opportunity


Albizu University-Miami campus has an immediate opening for a Project Coordinator. The Project Coordinator will be responsible for executing and coordinating the day-to-day activities of the Psy.D. Integrated OUD and SUD Training Program funded by the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA; 1 D40HP333820100). This is a part-time position reporting to the Project Director.


Albizu University

The University’s mission is to educate professionals in the behavioral sciences, speech pathology, and other disciplines who are committed to research, to improving quality of life, and to serving diverse communities. The Miami campus was established in 1980 and is located in the city of Doral in Miami-Dade County, Florida. Fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and licensed by the Commission for Independent Education of the Florida Department of Education, the campus offers bachelor, master, doctoral degrees and certificate programs in the fields of psychology, speech and language, education, ESOL, criminal justice and human services.


The Position

The Project Coordinator will be responsible for assisting the Project Director in the execution and implementation of the University’s newly funded Integrated OUD and SUD Training Program in South Florida for psychology graduate (Psy.D.) students and faculty. The program will expand the training of Psy.D. students and faculty in Miami by establishing a specialized training track on Opioid and Substance Use Disorders (OUD and SUD) prevention and treatment. This is a 3-year grant specific position.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Serve as the liaison between Psy.D. students, faculty, University’s staff, and project consultants;
  • Coordinate the training activities outlined in the training curricula;
  • Provide support to assist students and faculty to complete trainings;
  • Keep records of academic progress, stipend eligibility, and training status;
  • Coordinate the Inter-Professional Training Core Steering Committee (IPTCS);
  • Lead recruitment efforts and assist with candidate selection process;
  • Assist Project Evaluators with activities to support the evaluation of the project;
  • Assist the Project Director with project-specific reporting requirements;
  • Maintain focus on goals and objectives outlined in the grant award.



  • One to three years of experience managing and coordinating research and/or educational programs;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work with diverse stakeholders;
  • BS in Psychology, Social Work, or other health-related field;
  • Able to communicate effectively in oral and written English.
  • Proficient in MS Office Applications.


We offer:


  • Salary range: part-time $15,000 per year compensation.