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JOB NO.: 93673-LI

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Accounting, Finance, Purchasing, Dean, Director, Executive, Grant, Research, Contract Management, Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Human Resources, Payroll, Management/Supervisory, Quality, Risk Management and Compliance, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Limited

Position Vacancy ID: 93673-LI

Working Title: Director for Research Administration, UW-CTRI

Official Title: ASC DIR, UNSPEC (10)(M96FN)


FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 01, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $83,500 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Master's degree required. Business/Management Administration and/or Social or Behavioral Sciences areas preferred. Applicants with PhD and relevant experience will be considered.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

At least six years of relevant professional experience is required, including three or more years of managerial experience with specific experience in research or program administration. Prior experience in planning, implementing, and managing programs is required, with clinical research management experience strongly preferred. Requires superior level of microcomputer literacy, with biostatistical experience desirable. Prior experience with tobacco control and/or cessation programs desirable. Experience editing, writing, and reviewing technical and/or scientific reports, papers, manuscripts and research contracts desirable.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention (UW-CTRI) Director, Dr. Michael Fiore, this position serves as the UW-CTRI Director of Research Administration (DRA). The DRA has the lead responsibility for organizing internal systems to support the mission and work of UW-CTRI. The DRA works to support development, submission and management process of grants. The role includes insuring that UW-CTRI has a productive relationship with funding agencies, collaborators and other organizations concerned about tobacco cessation. The DRA also provides organization development services and oversees human resource support for all UW-CTRI programs, and is engaged in organizing and promoting strategic planning for the Center and encouraging the use of objective evaluation of programs. The DRA also oversees the operation of the central UW-CTRI office.

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

Additional Information:

Position requires strong organizational, managerial, and supervisory skills and experience as well as excellent writing, communication, and interpersonal skills.

This is considered a Position of Trust and will be subject to criminal background check requirements under UW policy.


David Fraser
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To begin the application process please click on the 'Apply Now' button. You will be asked to create a profile and upload a resume/CV and cover letter.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Mar 2 2018 Central Standard Time

Application Close: Apr 15 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 3/3/2018
Application Due: 4/16/2018
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