Research Grant Program Officer 3- SOM: Cancer Center Department- Sacramento Campus
Department Description Our approach to cancer care starts with teams of doctors who work together to develop the most effective treatment or combination of treatments for each patient. Your health-care team also includes highly trained nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, radiation therapists, clinical research coordinators and many other health-care professionals. Our physicians conduct clinical research and collaborate closely with laboratory scientists, ensuring that new drugs, advanced biotechnologies and other treatments developed in the lab can move quickly to the clinic to benefit patients. Job SummaryFinal Filing Date : 1/27/20Salary Range : $2,613.03 to $5,245.21Salary Frequency : Bi-weeklyAppointment Type : CareerPercentage of Time : 100Shift Hour : DayLocation : Cancer Center South Building, 4501 X StreetCity : SacramentoUnion Representation : NoBenefits Eligible : Yes We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs. THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY ResponsibilitiesThe Research Grant Program Officer 3 serves as the Program Manager for the Cancer Center's Translational Research Program to help facilitate basic and translational research, research infrastructure and research training. Additionally, the Research Program Officer 4 will work with principal investigators, as assigned, to conceptualize and develop new research, research infrastructure and training initiatives. Required Qualifications
Master's degree in Biology, Molecular Oncology, or related field and/or equivalent education/training.
Experience conceptualizing and developing new research and partnerships, research infrastructure, and training initiatives.
Extensive years of experience preparing scientific grant proposals particularly to the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and other organizations such as National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Advanced level scientific writing, editing, and proofreading experience.
Experience with NIH grants application procedures, formats, guidelines, and requirements.
Experience working with large amounts of complex technical information.
Experience producing accurate and persuasive text for presentations.
Experience developing budgets for grant applications and proposals.
Interpersonal communication and negotiation skills to establish and maintain effective working relationships across various levels; and to encourage and achieve consensus when issues involve multiple organizations and impact the institution.
Experience working with relevant computer/software system and applications, including MS Windows/Mac OS, MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), web browser applications and e-mail applications.
Extensive investigative and organizational skills.
Experience working effectively in a team situation and managing complex projects.
Ph.D. in Biology, Molecular Oncology, or related field.
Work occasional evenings, weekends and holidays to meet operational needs.
Provide own transportation to travel to off-site meetings and events.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment. EEOThe University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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