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Job ID: 121488

Grants and Research Associate
University of Idaho

Date Posted Mar. 27, 2019
Title Grants and Research Associate
University University of Idaho
Moscow, ID, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Other Administrative Categories
  • Grant Writer/Technical Writer

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Masters (preferred) degree in the biological, physical or social sciences or public policy/public affairs;
  • Three years of full-time employment in securing intramural and extramural funding;
  • Three years of at-least part-time research experience covering a range of topics;
  • Experience working with faculty and other researchers in a university or similar environment;
  • Experience analyzing request for proposals and interacting with funding agency personnel;
  • Excellent oral communication skills;
  • Impeccable writing skills;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of national research programs;
  • Ability to work independently and in teams;
  • Highly organized;
  • Ability to implement systems and follow-up processes;
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment in support of unit goals and mission;
  • Ability to produce a high-quality work product within tight time constraints;
  • Demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities under strict deadlines;
  • Self-starter and highly motivated;
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Office Suite, funding and proposal submission databases (such as COS Pivot, Foundation Directory Online, Fastlane, Cayuse, etcetera) and statistical software programs (such as SPSS).

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Weekend/evening hours as needed to meet internal and external deadlines.
This position is contingent upon continuation of funding and/or work.
The McClure Center is located in Boise, Idaho; however, the Grants and Research Associate can work remotely and be based in a different region of the state.
Occasional travel may be required.

Posting Number: SP002130P

Posting Date: 03/22/2019

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

Individuals who are interested in applying for this position should include with their materials a letter that addresses each of the required and preferred qualifications as applicable, a current resume or CV and a writing sample (uploaded to the other document 1 field).

Applications received by April 25, 2019 will receive first consideration.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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