UVa Academic Outreach Grant Administrator

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Jul 10, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: UVa Academic Outreach Grant Administrator

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Outreach

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 07-09-2018

Posting Summary:
The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Outreach is seeking applicants for an Academic Outreach Grant Administrator. Academic Outreach at the University of Virginia applies the intellectual resources of UVA to the public realm by identifying, supporting, and communicating initiatives that provide solutions to real world problems, serve the common good, advance economic development, and improve the quality of life for all. With a strategic focus, Academic Outreach at UVA brings forward its leadership and relevant expertise to support issues of critical importance to the Commonwealth.

The Academic Outreach Grant Administrator will write, edit and assemble documentation for the community engagement classification application to grantor, the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching aims to build a field around the use of improvement science and networked improvement communities to solve longstanding inequities in educational outcomes. More information about foundation can be found at: https://www.carnegiefoundation.org.

A Bachelor's degree is required and a Master's degree is preferred. A minimum of three years of grant/contract writing or project management or a combination of both is required. Experience with the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching is highly desirable.

Candidates will have the ability to write and edit, project management, manage via influence, and possess excellent communication and organizational abilities. Experience developing and presenting data/reporting, assimilating and organizing data from multiple stakeholders in multiple formats is essential. Knowledge of grants and contracts and the ability to synthesize information and provide advice to researchers, administrators, faculty, and business managers is required. Additionally knowledge of University, state, and federal policies and regulations is required.

Experience with Microsoft Office Suite applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required. Experience with publication applications is strongly preferred.

To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.eduand search on Posting Number 0623602. Complete an application online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, and contact information for three references. This position will remain open until filled.

Questions related to the position can be directed to Louis Nelson at ln6n@virginia.edu. Questions related to the application can be directed to Zach Harpine at zh5zt@virginia.edu.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Writing and editing, project management, managing via influence, excellent communication and organizational abilities
Experience developing and presenting data/reporting, assimilating and organizing data from multiple stakeholders in multiple formats.
Knowledge of grants and contracts. Ability to synthesize information and provide advice to researchers, administrators, faculty, and business managers.
Knowledge of University, state, and federal policies and regulations.

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