This is a description of a Staff Position Classification. It is not an announcement of a position opening. To view descriptions of current openings, please go to UNMJobs and Search Postings to view positions that are currently accepting applications.
The following statements are intended to describe, in broad terms, the general functions and responsibility levels characteristic of positions assigned to this classification. They should not be viewed as an exhaustive list of the specific duties and prerequisites applicable to individual positions that have been so classified.
Provides and coordinates centralized administrative and technical guidance and support to faculty and staff seeking outside funding for research, public service, and special sponsored institutional projects. Negotiates, administers, extends, terminates, and renegotiates contracts and sub-contracts, as appropriate to the specific position. Researches and interprets relevant regulations, guidelines, and standards, and oversees the processing of contracts and/or grants. Provides guidance and training to lower level administrators as appropriate, and serves as a principal point of liaison with contractors and funders of University programs.
The University of New Mexico provides all training required by OSHA to ensure employee safety.