The College of Health and Human Sciences (CHHS) at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical (A&T) State University invites applications for the position of Senior Research Support Associate. This is a term-limited position. The Research Associate will work with the Associate Dean for Research and Innovation (ADRI) to support grant proposal development and coordination of research support services for faculty in the CHHS. The Research Associate is expected to work closely and collaboratively with faculty, department chairs, and staff to enhance sponsored research, facilitate multidisciplinary projects, and consult on issues of graduate education.
The ideal candidate will have academic and scientific experience in conducting and managing research programs; securing external funding; familiarity with federal grant finance and compliance issues; experience evaluating research proposals; experience in graduate education.
Specific responsibilities include: developing research proposals to Federal Agencies (e.g. the NIH) and private foundations, coordinating faculty development workshops and symposia, support for development of center grant opportunities, support for the development/enhancement of graduate education; supporting interdisciplinary research between departments and between the school of nursing and other academic units at NC A&T; working with the Division of Research and Economic Development (DORED) on all aspects of research administration including compliance and financial issues.