Research Support Specialist

University of Iowa Health Care

Iowa City, IA Healthcare

Job Reference #: 19001958

Position Summary:
The research support specialist will coordinate and perform research support activities for the Advanced Pulmonary Physiomic Imaging Laboratory (APPIL) with emphasis on assisting in grant proposal preparation, submission, post-award administration, and administrative and operational support for the director and APPIL lab.

Position Responsibilities: 
  • Respond to faculty inquiries regarding specific grant opportunities. 
  • Coordinate grant submissions for APPIL faculty.
  • Participate in development and preparation of grant proposals including budget preparation.
  • Establish timelines to assure project deadline dates are met.
  • Develop budgets; comply with internal and sponsor deadlines. 
  • Monitor progress of proposal development and institutional approvals; route proposals in UIRIS.
  • Authorize and train users on electronic submissions systems.

About the Department of Radiology:
The Radiology Department includes thirty-seven staff physicians and over 200 imaging technologists and other healthcare providers. We offer excellence in patient care, education and research.  Equipped with state-of-the-art technologies and expert providers, our department provides comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services to patients both within the State of Iowa and surrounding areas.

About the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics:
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States and is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and regional referral center.  University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics was recently name in Forbes magazine America’s Best Employers 2015 and 2016. In it, UI Hospitals and Clinics was named the Number 12 employer overall and Number 1 employer in the health care industry category across the country.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.  

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Job ID: 67866

Posted 12 days ago

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