JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Under general supervision, lead development and submission of large, multidisciplinary, and multi-collaborative grant proposals to a wide range of funding agencies and organizations, including both public and private external entities and internal UT funding sources. Coordinate proposal team formation of principal investigators, project leads, and collaborators; develop proposal and budget development and writing; write and edit proposal narratives and budgetary justifications; synthesize and submit proposal materials where relevant; and serve as liaison with the University Sponsored Programs Office during pre- and post-award periods.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Facilitate team formation, conceptualization, writing and review of major multidisciplinary proposals.
Primary responsibility for coordination and timely submission of qualified proposals, including supporting documentation.
Track funding opportunities and inform SACE collaborators and partners of potential grant funding; coordinate and manage team efforts to identify opportunities.
Provide guidance and support to project leads, project coordinators and others regarding grant guidelines and procedures governing state, federal, and private grant proposal submissions; and reviewer expectations.
Manage the development of several proposals, reports, and other projects simultaneously to meet firm deadlines.
Write and help to produce written reports and other materials for SACE and UTHSC communication and development activities, including bi-annual reports.
Communicate program progress to program sponsors and the public.
Record and maintain data on proposal submissions and track annual numbers and funding amounts requested and awarded.
Performs other duties as required and necessary.
Internal Number: 218826
The mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service.