The College of Medicine Sponsored Research Administrative Services (SRAS) Unit is currently seeking a Grant Proposal Specialist (GPS) (College Grant Officer) to provide grant proposal support to a group of departments and centers within the College of Medicine. This position will report to the SRAS Pre-Award Manager and will be primarily responsible for proposal development with additional responsibilities relating to policy knowledge and guidance. This position will also have responsibility for providing exceptional customer service through timely response and follow-up related to these duties.
Under Specific Request 1, please upload an overview of your experience as it relates to this position. This document should be separate from a cover letter and specifically focus on grant management and any leadership experience.
Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, PowerPoint
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Master’s degree and 1 year related experience. Knowledge of federal grant and academic institution sponsored research regulations preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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