Biomedical Sciences Program Officer for Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (5915) 9/2/2016
University of California Office of the President
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Requisition Number
Biomedical Sciences Program Officer for Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (5915)
Staff - Career
Percentage of Time
Academic Affairs: Research & Graduate Studies - Research Grants Program Office (RGPO)
$90,000 - $115,000
This position is part of the Research Grants Program Office (RGPO) within the Office of Research and Graduate Studies (ORGS). The RGPO consists of several grant-giving programs that are administered by the University for the University of California or on behalf of the State of California. These programs are the California Breast Cancer Research Program, the Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program, the California HIV/AIDS Research Program, and the UC Grants programs such as the UC Discovery Grants, the Canada-California Strategic Innovation Partnerships, the Multicampus Research Programs and Initiatives, and the Lab Fee Research Program.
This position has responsibility in the area of biomedical sciences in the Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP), including program development and planning, peer reviewer and applicant relations, grant application and award management, and representing the program and disseminating research findings to a broad range of organizations and institutions concerned with nicotine and tobacco products, tobacco-related disease, and tobacco control. This position also serves as the primary TRDRP liaison to the RGPO Contract and Grants Unit, maintaining expertise and contributing to innovation in grant/contract solicitation, review, funding and monitoring policies, procedures and tools.
University of California is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer