The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) in the College of Engineering seeks applicants for the position of Grants & Contracts Specialist. This position provides post-award sponsored project support to faculty and other researchers. This individual is primarily responsible for various activities associated with the monitoring and reporting of awards and interaction with funding agencies and other University faculty and staff in performing these activities. This position will utilize professional judgment and discretion to serve as the primary grants and contracts point of contact for CEE faculty under guidance from the Director of Business Operations.
Specific duties and responsibilities include the following:
This is a full-time, benefits-eligible academic professional position appointed on a 12-month service basis. The expected start date is as soon as possible after the closing date. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. To apply for this position, please create your candidate profile at http://jobs.illinois.edu and upload your cover letter, resume, and names/contact information for three professional references as a single pdf file by February 20, 2017. Full consideration will be given to complete applications received by the closing date. Applicants may be interviewed prior to then; however, no hiring decision will be made until after the closing date. For further information regarding application procedures, contact Rhonda Powell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 217- 333-6378.
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