Job Description

Extended Job Title
Research Administrator I

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
271201 - Sponsored Programs Lbk

Position Description

Performs routine pre-award and/or post-award sponsored programs activities associated with management and oversight of the life cycle of awards.

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
* Reviews private, state and federal grant applications for compliance and agency guidelines
* Provides education and support to faculty/staff during the proposal development process
* Serves as primary reviewer for an assigned agency/campus/school
* Reviews account set-up and budget revisions for grant awards to ensure accuracy and appropriateness in terms of the sponsor's guidelines and institutional policy/procedures
* Assist and coordinate with other offices for the appropriate management of grant accounts
* Negotiates subcontracts 
* Facilitate the transfer of existing grants
* Manages all institutional seed grants

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Coursework or experience related to grants and contracts administration. Experience in a medical institution preferred. 

HSC - Lubbock

Sponsored Programs Lbk

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Recommendation/Referral, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and one year of experience required. (Work experience excludes volunteer experience.) 

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