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Tufts is ranked as an institution with “Higher Research Activity” by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education – its highest for degree-granting colleges and universities. This research administrator position reports to the School of Engineering, which houses six academic departments, the Tufts Gordon Institute, and the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach. In partnership with the school community and university administration, this position is responsible for administering a standard portfolio of sponsored research awards, including pre- and post-award support.
Responsible for administering portfolio of broad and moderately complex sponsored awards. Utilizing considerable knowledge of research administration and academic area, works with faculty to develop sponsored proposals and to manage post-award compliance activities. Serves as resource to junior level research administration staff. May assist school management with other assigned program operation functions.
The following required knowledge and skills as typically acquired by completing Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience:
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.