We seek a dynamic transportation professional to serve as a program manager at the UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies (ITS), a national leader in transportation research and community of scholars studying transportation finance, public transit, and innovative mobility. We work across the UCLA campus to coordinate, conduct, and promote research that produces real results in California and around the globe.
We are seeking a project manager to expand our in-house research capabilities. The project manager will work with faculty, post-doctoral researchers, doctoral students, masters students, and research staff on research projects that address questions important to transportation planning and policy. ITS scholars conduct research in the areas of mobility and opportunity, new mobility, parking, public transit, sustainable and resilient transportation, traffic, transportation and communities, and transportation finance.
ITS hosts the annual UCLA Lake Arrowhead Symposium on the Transportation – Land Use – Environment Connection, a 28-year old institution in California planning and policymaking. The program manager will take a lead role in developing that program and working with external partners to ensure its success.
The position is for a 2-year contract1, with the possibility for future extensions. Anticipated pay is $75,000 – $85,000 annually).
The application period closes on March 28, 2019
- The posting incorrectly specifies this is a one-year contract appointment. The posting is incorrect and we intend to hire the successful applicant on a 2-year contract, with opportunity for future extensions.