Manages the operational, financial and personnel activities of a university grant and associated research.
Explains policies and procedures to advise and assist others and/or grant team
Oversees and guides the processes to complete work
May perform some of the work supervised/managed
Applies operational research practices and coordinates with other closely related teams/areas to improve efficiency
Administer and supervise the acquisition, processing and maintenance of research or historical materials
Provide research and grant assistance to faculty, staff scholars, students, and other external parties
Possesses formal supervisory responsibilities
Coordinates resources and sets daily priorities to meet operational objectives and offset competing priorities
Uses judgment to identify, troubleshoot and resolve day-to-day technical and operational problems
Impacts the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of own team and its contribution to the grant and associated research in collaboration with internal and external evaluators
Explains information, conveys performance expectations and handles sensitive issues
Overall responsibility of the coordination and management of all TPSID grant related projects
Documentation of grant activities
Preparing progress reports for stakeholders and grant coordinating center
Ensuring compliance with grant regulations
Educating staff on grant policies
Communication with TPSID coordinating center
Coordinate data collection systems for reporting and research purposes
Lead scholarly initiatives - such as IRB submissions, research studies, publications, etc.
A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and 3 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.
The Grant and Research Coordinator position requires a master's degree with the following desired qualifications: *Grant experience *Budget management *Strategic planning experience *Experience with or in the field of individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities or Special Education *Knowledge of auditing process *Strong writing skills *Strong communication skills *Project management experience *Knowledge of postsecondary education programs for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities
Other Preferred Qualifications
*Earned doctorate in Special Education or related field *Experience with scholarly activities (research, record of publications, grant writing) *Experience supporting students with significant disabilities with transition services
Application Deadline October 30, 2020
Applicants must combine all application materials (cover letter, resume, and list of three references with contact information) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.).
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The University of Missouri - St. Louis offers benefit-eligible employees a wide variety of benefits including: health, dental and vision coverage effective on the first day of employment, vacation and sick time accrual, four personal days per year, tuition assistance for employees and their dependents, pension and employee and dependent life insurance. For more information about our benefits, please visit http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits .
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