Texas Tech University Research Administrator I in Lubbock, Texas

Position Description

Performs routine pre-award and/or post-award sponsored programs activities associated with management and oversight of the life cycle of awards.

Major/Essential Functions
  • Assist faculty in preparing grant proposals; determines funding agency regulations and requirements; identifies errors and omissions and works with faculty to resolve in a timely manner
  • ​Assists faculty in preparing grant budgets for projects with a total of > $250,000 direct costs (all years), and ensure compliance with TTUHSC policies and funding agency requirements
  • Set up new funds
  • Process budget revisions as needed for grant funds in the portfolio
  • Works directly with individual department accountants for institutionally approved cost share account set up and transfers
Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and one (1) year of experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Coursework or experience related to grants and contracts administration. Experience in a medical institution preferred.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Extended Job Title: Research Administrator I

Work Location: Lubbock

Org Level 1: Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus: HSC - Lubbock

Department: Sponsored Programs Lbk

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: No

Required Attachments: Professional/Personal References Resume / CV Cover Letter

Optional Attachments: Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Job Type: Full Time

Job Group: Professionals

Pay Basis: Hourly

Minimum Hire Rate: 18.24

Travel Required: None

Shift: Day

Grant Funded?: No

Requisition ID: 9018BR