Director for University Research Administrators

Location
Waco, TX
Posted
Feb 26, 2018
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Overview
Baylor University is seeking a Director for University Research Administrators. This position is needed to fulfill research infrastructure needs for pre-and post-award support for Baylor academic units. This position is absolutely essential for Baylor to meet the Very High Research goals defined in both Pro Futuris and Baylor Vision 2012.

The successful candidate will:
  • Have direct experience in managing pre and post award processes
  • Facilitate research sustainability through support/coordination of faculty grants
  • Be able to relocate to Waco, TX.
  • Note: Baylor University offers generous relocation assistance

Qualifications
A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree required. A Master's degree and ten years of work experience are preferred.

The Baylor Experience
Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, generous time off, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions*, they also get to experience Baylor.
  • Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (baylor.edu/about)
  • Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for staff and qualified dependents*
  • Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
  • Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
  • Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
  • Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year

*For more details and eligibility requirements, please visit www.baylor.edu/hr

To Apply
View the full position description: Director, University Research Administrators. Please submit an on-line application at https://jobs.baylor.edu along with a cover letter and resume.

About Baylor
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 16,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting staff who support our mission as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

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