Senior Director - Research Administration

Location
Hoboken, NJ
Posted
Jul 08, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Description

This position offers a well-qualified individual the opportunity to direct OSP's Research Administration function at Stevens Institute of Technology. The successful candidate must possess a range of skills and experience that include, but are not limited to, flexibility; confidence in their own competency in order to engage demanding conversations when needed; an ability and the desire to work independently as well as part of a cohesive team; a significant amount of patience and the ability to derive personal satisfaction from a job well-done. Proposal deadlines are intense and often require multi-tasking as well as the ability to reprioritize on-the-fly.

The Sr. Director has a significant presence in the research community; thus, it is important that he/she be confident and able to engage faculty in difficult dialogues and experienced and wise enough to offer possible alternative solutions.

Required Qualifications:

  • Education: Masters Degree
  • Experience: 5 years of directly related experience in positions of increasing responsibility with a total of 7 years at an institution of higher education.
  • Information Systems Knowledge: Must be skilled and thoroughly familiar with Microsoft Suite, including Excel, Power Point and Visio.


Preferred Qualifications:.

  • Education: Masters and CRA
  • Experience: 5-7 years of directly related experience in positions of increasing responsibility with a total of 7 years at an institution of higher education.
  • Information Systems Knowledge: Must be skilled and thoroughly familiar with Microsoft Suite, including Excel, Power Point and Visio. Added consideration given to those familiar with COEUS, KUALI, and Workday.




Department
Office of Sponsored Programs


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