College Research Officer

Denton, TX
Apr 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Requisition Number

Job Title
College Research Officer

Official Title
Research Analyst III

Position Number

CAS-Dean's Off-Gen - 120100


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Work Schedule
Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., with some overtime

Department Overview
The College of Science (COS) at the University of North Texas will be a new college effective May 2017 and will consist of the departments of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics and the interdisciplinary program Teach North Texas. The college offers Bachelor's, Master's and PhD degrees in science and mathematics, currently serving more than 3,800 majors. Our faculty are world-class researchers in science and mathematics, and the college faculty and staff work together to provide excellent support to our students in their academic education and professional development.

Job Description
The COS Dean's Office at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Research Analyst III-College Research Officer. Responsibilities of the position primarily focus on post-award tasks, particularly review and approval of externally funded grants. Other post-award tasks are done in collaboration with the University's Central Office of Grants and Contracts Administration. Pre-award responsibilities focus on assisting newer investigators and particular types of submissions.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in business administration, accounting, finance, auditing, public administration, or related field and four years professional business administration work experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Masters degree
* CRA or other research certification
* Higher ed grant experience

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume and a cover letter with their online application.
* The cover letter should address previous grant related tasks that were performed for both pre- and post-award.

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Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate
Commensurate with Experience

Pay Basis

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

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