Reporting to the Associate Dean of Research in the School of Physical Sciences (SoPS), the Director of Research Development is responsible for developing strategies to assist SoPS faculty with securing extramural funding for research, infrastructure, and student training from federal and state government agencies as well as corporate and foundation entities. Specific responsibilities include research program strategy development for the School of Physical Sciences; coordination of large projects involving faculty and administrative staff from within SoPS and also including various academic schools and central administrative units; identification and promotion of funding opportunities; assistance with proposal preparation and submission; and relationship building and implementation of programs to strengthen School of Physical Sciences proposal development. The Director will maintain a strong relationship with School faculty and staff, the Office of Research, Foundations Relations, and various academic units across the campus.The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.Salary: Commensurate with ExperienceTotal Hours: 8-5, M-FCareer Position.Final candidate subject to background check.As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.Click here to see the Physical Sciences website.View Job Description for the position requirements.
Internal Number: 2019-0882
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