The UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center supports interdisciplinary research groups of investigators at LCCC, as well as collaborating institutions (e.g., Duke University, Washington University, Dana Farber Cancer Institute), in submitting grant applications. The Pre-Award Specialist is responsible for submitting complex grants and to ensure all sponsor guidelines and expectations of such mechanisms are met. This position will work on a wide variety of grant applications from federal and foundation sponsors. They will coordinate and communicate with research team members (e.g., Faculty principal investigators and co-investigators, and non-faculty project managers, departmental administrators, business officers, accountants from academic departments in Schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, Public Health, Nursing, and College of Arts and Sciences and their counterparts from collaborating institutions), institutional research administration officials (Office of Sponsored Research and Sponsored Projects Office, Institutional Review Board and Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee and their counterparts from collaborating institutions) and sponsors (e.g., National Institutes of Health, Merck, American Association for Cancer Research, V-Foundation, Komen). This position will help lead all collaboration efforts in pre and post nonfinancial award administration.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Must have award experience for a variety of grant types.
Direct experience in using grant submission portals including, but not limited to, Cayuse and eRA Commons.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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