Senior Proposal Support Specialist Hybrid

University of North Texas Health Science Center
June 12, 2023
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Applicants please upload a writing sample along with resume, cover letter and references.

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UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System. UNT System includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title Senior Proposal Support Specialist Hybrid Department HSC-Office of the Dean-TCOM-300600 Job Location Fort Worth Full Time/Part Time Retirement Eligibility TRS Eligible Additional Retirement Information

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Salary Information Commensurate with work experience Department Summary

Office of the TCOM Associate Dean for Research

Research plays an important role in our clinical and education practices. Our

vision is to foster collaborative research initiatives in which basic,

translational, and clinical researchers work together across disciplines and

specialties to discover fundamental insights into human health and disease

and to apply their discoveries to develop new diagnostic tools and


Our office aims to provide our students with a meaningful research-based

educational experience so they become exemplary clinicians and informed

consumers of medical research outcomes in the practice of evidence-based

medicine. We are guided by our values and are available to serve you with

respect and integrity in the spirit of collaboration so that we can create

innovative solutions in the pursuit of excellence, thus setting the stage for

world-changing discoveries.

Position Overview

The Sr Proposal Support Specialist (Grant Writer) is a key member of TCOM's research team responsible for researching, identifying, and developing funding opportunities that align with TCOM faculty research interests and activities. In addition, the Grant Writer will write, submit and track grant submissions, manage submission workflows and monitor grant status and funding source requirements.

Additional Posting Details

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a related field and four (5) years relevant experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of grantsmanship and scientific terminology.
  • Excellent technical writing skills.
  • Preferred Qualifications

    1. Master's or PhD Degree in biomedical sciences, health sciences or related field

    2. Grant writing experience within a health-focused organization

    3. Experience in assisting with the development of manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals

    Required License / Registration / Certification Work Schedule

    Monday to Friday, 8AM to 5PM with some remote work

    Driving University Vehicle No 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 Sr Proposal Support Specialist Physical Requirements Ability to communicate

    Job Duties


    Research and identify funding opportunities that align with TCOM faculty research interests and activities


    Actively engage and collaborate with TCOM faculty to develop their research interests and to discuss funding needs, opportunities, goals, methodologies, budgets, and evaluation strategies


    Prepare and submit high-quality grant proposals, narratives, applications and progress reports as required by funding agencies


    Maintain primary responsibility for grant timelines and the oversight of workflow processes and procedures, both internal and external, to ensure accurate and efficient collections and timely submissions


    Serve as a liaison between faculty and HSC's Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP) and funding agencies


    Facilitate collaboration among faculty, communities and institutions to meet faculty research needs

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number S6191P

    Position End Date (if temporary) Special Instructions to Applicants

    Applicants please upload a writing sample along with resume, cover letter and references.

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    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • This position is intended to support clinical faculty with writing grants not just to help with grant administration. Do you have prior experience writing grant proposals for other people/teams?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
  • 0-1
  • 1-3
  • 3-5
  • 5-7
  • 7+
  • What is your highest level of education attained?
  • GED
  • High School Diploma
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctorate
  • Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Example of Professional Writing
  • Optional Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • References - List of Names and Contact Information for 3
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