Senior Research Administrator
UMass Innovation Institute (UMII)
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Under the direction of the Director of the UMass Innovation Institute (UMII), the Senior Research Administrator facilitates and supports faculty research funding and other engagement with industry partners, collaborators and sponsors. S/he reviews, negotiates, and finalizes for acceptance by the Authorized Representative, grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements for research, instruction, and other public service funding received by the University from corporate sponsors, including domestic and international for-profit entities. Provides administrative oversight of sponsored projects to minimize the University’s compliance risk related to sponsored activities, consistent with UMII mandates, Trustee policy and other applicable regulations.
The position may be based either at the flagship campus in Amherst or at the Mt Ida campus in Newton with regular visits to each (travel reimbursed).
For more information including minimum qualifications and application instructions, please visit: http://careers.umass.edu/amherst/en-us/job/503643/senior-research-administrator
The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members.