Financial, Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Supports individuals and groups within the University of Houston in all phases of the funding process in an effort to fund projects in Research Science and Education. Collaborates with other research entities and private businesses outside of the University System to coordinate, develop, fund, and implement research projects.
Identifies and maintains research alliances with potential collaborative partners to formulate and implement specific research projects.
Coordinates and assists with writing funding proposals, and coordinates related activities with the appropriate university administrative department.
Identifies technologies with high potential for commercialization and develop strategies to transfer technologies into the industrial sector.
Serves on special projects at the discretion of the director.
Acts a liaison between the office of research and the faculty and funding agencies.
Coordinates visits of local, state, national, and international visitors; coordinates meetings/special events for external constituents.
Serves as a program and administrative manager for the funding process functions; assists in grants and contracting process.
Assists in developing and organizing research clusters and facilitates multiple Principle Investigator proposal development.
Develops marketing plans for specific technologies, including newsletters, website, and press releases and announcements.
Performs other job related duties as assigned.
Additional Posting Information To apply, the following materials should be marked relevant on your application: 1. Resume 2. Cover letter describing your qualifications and interest in the position 3. Contact information for three references
This position is housed in the College of Education- Office of Research and will report directly to the Associate Dean for Research.
Masters and 5 years experience
Requires singular knowledge of a specialized advanced professional discipline or the highest level of general business knowledge, normally acquired through attainment of a Master's Degree or equivalent formal training in a recognized field of specialization that is directly related to the type of work being performed. Requires a minimum of five (5) years of directly job-related experience.
Internal Number: STA005490
About University of Houston
Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston. Each year, we educate more than 40,750 students in more than 300 undergraduate and graduate academic programs, on campus and online. UH awards more than 8,000 degrees annually, with more than 200,000 alumni. UH is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university.