Research Coordinator III, Tickle College of Engineering
Company: University of Tennessee
Posted on: December 7, 2018
TheTickle College of Engineering (TCE) at the University of Tennessee,Knoxville, invites applications for a full-time research Coordinator III. Reporting to the Research Director, theCoordinator III will be a primary contact for faculty and support staff in theseven academic departments and six research centers comprising the TCE'sresearch enterprise. The Coordinator IIIwill have an active role in implementing efforts to enhance the success offaculty members relative to external funding. Primary duties include: providing technical assistance to facultymembers relative to all aspects of proposal support, from analysis of theRFP/solicitation, to the initial stages of proposal planning and budgetdevelopment, to facilitating internal/external collaborative arrangements,through final submission to sponsor; serving as liaison with internal andexternal constituencies to facilitate collaborative research activities,exchange information, and clarify procedures and requirements during theproposal stage; coordinating the strategic development of large proposals; participating in ongoing examinations of collegeresearch metrics and benchmarking data to facilitate strategic planning anddecision-making by college leadership. Additionalinformation regarding the college may be viewed at http://www.engr.utk.edu. Minimum Required Educationand Experience: Bachelor'sdegree with at least eight years of related experience, or Master's degree withat least four years of related experience is required. Qualifications: * Yearsof experience should be directly related to sponsored research, preferablywithin a university environment or in a corporate setting with extensiveexperience with state and federal funding agencies * Minimumof 4 years of experience interpreting and applying federal regulations relativeto sponsored research * Experiencewith grant and contract policies of state, federal, private, and non-profitfunding agencies * Demonstratedability to work and/or lead within a team * Demonstratedstrong interpersonal skills to deal effectively and tactfully with personnel atall levels * Excellentworking knowledge of Microsoft Office applications; proficiency in MS Excel The Knoxville campus of theUniversity of Tennessee is seeking candidates who have the ability tocontribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University.Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until theposition has been filled. Interested individuals should provide a cover letteraddressing professional experience relevant to each required minimumqualification, a resume, and complete contact information for 3 professional references.Apply at https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/ut_knoxville/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en. All qualified applicants will receiveequal consideration for employment and admissions without regard to race,color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexualorientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or coveredveteran status. Eligibility and other terms and conditionsof employment benefits at The University of Tennessee are governed by laws andregulations of the State of Tennessee, and this non-discrimination statement isintended to be consistent with those laws and regulations. In accordance with the requirements ofTitle VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendmentsof 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans withDisabilities Act of 1990, The University of Tennessee affirmatively states thatit does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or disability in itseducation programs and activities, and this policy extends to employment by theUniversity. Inquiries and charges of violation ofTitle VI (race, color, national origin), Title IX (sex), Section 504(disability), ADA (disability), Age Discrimination in Employment Act (age),sexual orientation, or veteran status should be directed to the Office ofEquity and Diversity (OED), 1840 Melrose Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996-3560,telephone (865)974-2498 (V/TTY available) or 974-2440. Requests foraccommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at theOffice of Equity and Diversity.SDL2017
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