Multiple Postings- Grants and Contracts Administrator and Administrative Assistant

Xavier University of Louisiana’s Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) is recruiting for several positions to support pre-award, post-award, research compliance, intellectual property and administrative tasks of the university’s research enterprise. Founded in 1925 by Saint Katherine Drexel and the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, Xavier is the only Historically Black and Catholic University. Located in New Orleans, the ultimate purpose of the University is to contribute to the promotion of a more just and humane society by preparing its students to assume roles of leadership and service in a global society. This preparation takes place in a diverse learning and teaching environment that incorporates all relevant educational means, including research and community service.

Job descriptions for an Administrative Assistant and Grants and Contracts Administrator are currently posted (, and postings for all positions can be found using “ORSP” as a keyword search on our employment website.

Screening of candidates will begin immediately and continue until all positions are filled. Candidates are required to apply using Xavier’s online application site by logging in to Please submit the following materials: (1) A cover letter emphasizing qualifications for the position, career goals, and experience; (2) resume or CV; and (3) contact information for three professional references with your online application.

Contact Information

Xavier University of Louisiana



1 Drexel Drive, Box 68

New Orleans, LA 70125


Background Information

4-Year Degree

at least 3

  • Non-Profit
  • College/University
  • Sponsored Projects/Programs
  • Research Administrator/Manager
  • Grants and Contracts
  • Compliance
  • Administrator or Administrative

U.S. Citizen


Target Job Information


  • Full Time