Director of Grants and Sponsored Projects

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Director of Grants and Sponsored Projects  

About Us

Thank you for your interest in employment at our university. Georgia College is an integral part of our local and neighboring communities and we are seeking candidates who share that commitment and want to support our mission. Our university team is comprised of faculty and staff professionals who are dedicated to continuing to move Georgia College forward as a nationally preeminent public liberal arts university. Georgia College is located in Milledgeville, a charming town less than a two-hour drive from Atlanta. As you take the time to learn more about our university, we hope you enjoy it as much as we do. We invite you to review the current employment opportunities that are available at Georgia College.


Job Summary

The Director of Grants and Sponsored Projects works to significantly expand the level of external support for the university's instructional programs, research, creative activities, and public service. The director is responsible for promoting and stimulating a robust grant portfolio, supervises all operational matters related to pre-award and non-financial post-award administration and ensures and maintains compliance with all federal, state, local, and private sector funding sources. The director links grant initiatives to university goals, seeking operational performance improvement and effective fiscal strategies, including the diversification of funding support, and helps strengthen community and regional ties through programs, partnerships, research, and service that enhances economic, educational, and cultural opportunities. The director cultivates collaborative relationships with faculty, administrators, and other key campus stakeholders to stay informed of current programmatic activities, scholarly and/or creative interests, and upcoming initiatives. The director provides formal and informal training and working sessions for faculty.


Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements: Master's Degree

Required Experience: Eight or more years of highly successful research administration experience, preferably in a higher education setting; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

To learn more about this opportunity and/or apply please visit the link associated with this posting. Thank you again for your interest in this opportunity at Georgia College.





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Job No: Director of Grants and Sponsored Projects
Posted: 3/30/2021
Application Due: 4/29/2021
Work Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive