Offerd Salary:$46,655
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full-Time
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UNT System Overview

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Posting Title Program Project Specialist Department UNT-Advanced Environmental Rsrch-121101 Job Location Denton Full Time/Part Time Full-Time Retirement Eligibility TRS Eligible Additional Retirement Information

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Salary Information $46,655 Department Summary

The Advanced Environmental Research Institute is one of the “Institutes of Research Excellence” at the University of North Texas. AERI is comprised of a multidisciplinary team of researchers committed to collaborating on large research projects with an emphasis on applying research findings to solutions for the most pressing environmental issues. AERI also fosters mentored research and training opportunities for students to help prepare them for career fields that address challenging environmental, sustainability, and injustice issues in novel ways.

The mission of AERI is to foster, facilitate, and conduct collaborative interdisciplinary science-based environmental research that provides an understanding of how human actions impact the environment and then uses that knowledge to suggest scientific, engineering, policy, and/or educational solutions to mitigate real-world environmental problems.

Position Overview

This position will be responsible for supporting the AERI Director and Proposal Manager with proposal submissions, funding research opportunities, pre-award administration, and meeting with faculty and students concerning funding opportunities. This position is responsible for a variety of task which may include grant writing, proposal development, outreach, assisting with development and training as needed, reporting, and program development

Additional Posting Details

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in related field and one year of related experience or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred Qualifications

  • Project Management background
  • Proposal writing experience
  • Experience working in pre-award proposal administration in an academic, nonprofit, or industry sector.
  • Required License / Registration / Certification Work Schedule

    Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Driving University Vehicle Yes Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position. EEO Statement

    The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

    Classification Title Program Project Specialist Physical Requirements Carrying, Driving, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Sitting, Standing, Walking, Writing, Talk or Hear, Ability to communicate

    Job Duties


    Plan, promote, and implement activities related to AERI proposal submissions, which may include proof reading, editing, writing, developing, reporting, presenting, and/ or training


    Assist with implementation, development, planning, researching, promotion, dissemination, and logistical support of proposal submissions for AERI research.


    Maintain database and report accurately on proposal submissions.


    Maintain relationships with appropriate stakeholders, and act as a point of contact within AER

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number S6363P

    Position End Date (if temporary) Special Instructions to Applicants Quicklink for Posting https: //

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you have a bachelor's degree?
  • Yes
  • No
  • How many years of Administrative support experience do you have?
  • 0-2
  • 3-5
  • 6-9
  • 10 or more
  • Are you a current employee of the university?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have administrative experience/exposure to grants management and research procedures such as grant submission?
  • (Open Ended Question)

    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • References - List of Names and Contact Information for 3
  • Optional Documents

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