SIUE Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 1040
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1040
Phone: (618) 650-2190
Fax: (618) 650-2696
Rendleman, Room 3210
Hours: M - F, 8 am - 4:30 pm
Administrative & Professional Staff Position FY14-87
March 11, 2014
Director, Grant Development
The Graduate School
The Director, Grant Development is responsible for proposal and contract development and submission to external funding by faculty and staff. Duties of this position include:
A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree is preferred. At least three years of experience in grant writing and/or proposal development is required. A record of successful grant proposals is required. Experience with large and multidisciplinary program submissions is preferred. Supervisory and public higher education experience is preferred. Excellent organizational, writing, editing, and communication skills are needed. The desire and ability to keep current with advances in the field through workshops, webinars, conferences, networking, and online resources is needed.
Terms of Appointment
Administrative, non-bargaining, 100%, 12-month continuing.
Source of Funds
Commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits package included.
Submit letter of application, resume, transcript, and references to:
Search Committee – Director, Grant Development
The Graduate School
Campus Box 1046
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1046
Or submit materials via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Preference will be given to applications received by April 8, 2014. However, the search will continue until the position is filled.
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