Program Manager - Oregon Office on Disability and Health (OODH), Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon

Posted: Thursday, January 28, 2021


OODH Recruiting for Full-Time Program Manager

The Oregon Office on Disability and Health (OODH) at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon is hiring a full-time program manager. This is a grant-funded leadership position. OODH has been continuously funded since 1994 through multiple cycles of a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This position manages the grant activities and supports a dynamic team to achieve its mission. OODH works to improve the health and quality of life of people with disabilities in Oregon through community engagement, education, and policy changes to increase access to health care, health promotion, and community resources. Our work is collaborative and includes many partners, such as the Oregon Health Authority, OHSU's University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, the Northwest Americans with Disabilities Act Center, local public health authorities, and community-based organizations.

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

·        A strong program management background

·        Experience in implementing public health and health promotion programs

·        Knowledge of disability communities and service systems

·        A track record of community engagement and partnership building

·        Excellent team management, staff supervision, and communication skills

Individuals from diverse backgrounds, including those with disabilities, are especially encouraged to apply. Applications can be submitted online here.