Reporting to the College of Natural & Agricultural Sciences (CNAS), the position serves a strategic role in identifying and securing extramural funding that supports the research, instruction and public service missions of the College. The position serves the faculty and deans, with the responsibility to identify extramural funding opportunities and coordinate College proposal and pre-award processes. This position will have a strong focus on acquiring large multi-investigator and multidisciplinary awards. Responsibilities will include writing portions of these large complex proposals and editing them to unify and enhance the contributions of disparate writers, as well as supporting faculty in identifying these large funding opportunities. The role reports directly to the Dean with responsibility to provide planning & advisory service to the Dean and senior College leadership in the areas of extramural funding strategies and trends. Finally, the position will also support junior faculty to assist them in proposal organization and editing. Salary to commensurate based on experience.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.