Associate Vice President for Research

Oversees the Office of Research Administration.  Coordinates development and administration of externally funded research and sponsored program activities for the University of Southern Mississippi and ensures the University complies with all Federal, State and sponsor regulations regarding the programmatic and financial administration of funded grants and contracts.  Ensures the use and awareness of best practices for research administration and implements systems and training programs to support the research mission. Oversees strategic initiatives for the Vice President for Research.

Initial review of applications will begin April 24, 2023 with a tentative start date of July 1, 2023 for the hired Candidate. 

Contact Information

The University of Southern Mississippi



118 College Drive #5157

Hattiesburg, MS 39406


Background Information



  • Legal
  • Government
  • Non-Profit
  • Hospital
  • College/University
  • Sponsored Projects/Programs
  • Research Administrator/Manager
  • Grants and Contracts
  • Finance, Operations

Authorized to work in the US


Target Job Information

  • Full Time