Grants & Research Program Specialist

Under the direction of the Director of Grants and Research, the Grants and Research Program Specialist works from the Office of Grants & Research (OGR) and will assist with all office activities and functions. The Program Specialist reviews, approves, and negotiates grants, contracts, and agreements on behalf of the institution and is responsible for reviewing work submitted from campus partners prior to submission to sponsor for consideration. The position ensures proposal and award compliance with laws, regulations, policies, and terms and conditions, including 2 CFR § 200, Uniform Guidance.

The Program Specialist will help guide development of institutional, multidisciplinary and collaborative proposals and will work with members of the campus community to identify funding opportunities. They will help secure awards from public and private extramural sources to advance faculty scholarship, student success, and institutional initiatives. The Program Specialist will help develop and deliver professional development programming that advances campus engagement with the Office of Grants and Research.  The Program Specialist will form close relationships with faculty, staff, and administrators using an inclusive, customer service-oriented approach to support the work of diverse individuals and groups.

For further information and position responsibilities, please see the full position announcement.

To ensure consideration, please apply by Sunday, November 14, 2021.