Director of Contracts and Agreements

Virginia Tech is seeking a dynamic Director of Contracts and Agreements to serve as a critical and strategic leader of sponsored programs administration.  With over $530 million in annual research expenditures, including rapidly expanding research and innovation capabilities across fields like neuroscience, next-generation wireless communications, cybersecurity, autonomous systems, coastal resiliency, and space systems, Virginia Tech’s leading research enterprise is diverse, dynamic, and impactful.  The director will oversee a team of professionals responsible for negotiating and executing all contracts and agreements across the university with various external partners.  The director must be committed to an inclusive customer-service orientation to cultivate and maintain strong collaborative partnerships across diverse constituent groups to promote and enable sponsored-funding research programs. 

This critical position will be located on Virginia Tech’s main campus in Blacksburg, VA.

This is a salary, full-time benefited position that includes health coverage, retirement, vacation and sick leave, and more. 

Additional information about this opportunity and how to apply may be found here

Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity / affirmative action institution

Contact Information

Virginia Tech



NEC Suite 4200
300 Turner Street NW
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061


Background Information


  • College/University
  • Grants and Contracts

Authorized to work in the US


Target Job Information


  • Full Time