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Research Development Director

The Research Development Director, Sponsored Research Office (SRO), will report to the Vice President for Science (VPS) and work collaboratively with the Institute’s President, VPS and researchers to identify appropriate federal and private foundation funding opportunities for institutional themes as well as for individual research and education programs; participate in the development and submission of collaborative and transdisciplinary research proposals; and ensure the SRO is meeting its federal compliance responsibilities. The director will supervise the Sponsored Research Administrator.


We will be accepting applications for this position through April 27, 2018

Accounting Assistant

Reporting to the Payroll and Accounting Supervisor, the Accounting Assistant will work as part of the Accounting team to meet department goals and focus on the accurate entry of payroll information through to the timely submission of payroll. In addition, the Assistant will provide administrative support to the department.


We will be accepting applications for this position through May 17, 2018

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