Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Department: Electrical & Computer Engineering
Rice University's George R. Brown School of Engineering ranks among the top 20 of undergraduate engineering programs and is strongly committed to nurturing the aspirations of faculty, staff, and students in an inclusive environment. The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department (ECE) is one of the largest departments in the School of Engineering and is globally known for extensive research across multiple disciplines including designing next-generation wireless networks, nanophotonics, terahertz laser spectroscopy, digital systems processing, neuroengineering, machine learning and data science, healthcare devices and analytics, and a plethora of other interests. The research administrator provides full administrative, analytical and operational support to faculty s/he is assigned to support. The research administrator is also responsible for providing full pre- and / or post-award support for research activities and services in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department.
The ideal candidate will have experience with the grant submission process, financial management experience, and have the ability to effectively interact and communicate with internal and external contacts.
We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated ability to lead and/or work collaboratively in teams comprised of individuals of diverse backgrounds, skills, and perspectives.
Please note that this is a 12 month, term limited position.
We seek greater representation of women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans in disciplines in which they have historically been underrepresented; to attract international students from a wider range of countries and backgrounds; to accelerate progress in building a faculty and staff who are diverse in background and thought; and we support an inclusive environment that fosters interaction and understanding within our diverse community.
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 24375
About Rice University
As a leading research university with a distinctive commitment to undergraduate education, Rice University aspires to pathbreaking research, unsurpassed teaching and contributions to the betterment of our world. It seeks to fulfill this mission by cultivating a diverse community of learning and discovery that produces leaders across the spectrum of human endeavor.