Uncl: Cal Poly Position Announcement DU613@xxxxxx 04 Oct 1994 15:01 EST

From: Darrell Erickson, Interim Director
 Grants Development Office (X2982)


Cal Poly seeks candidates for the position of Director, Grants Development
Office. The director is responsible for the pre-award phase of grant/contract
development in support of the educational and scholarly mission of the
University. This includes proposal development and processing, dissemination
of funding information, contract negotiation, and serving as a liaison with
external sponsors.

The successful candidate will be expected to create an environment that
encourages faculty to pursue external funding for their research, scholarly
and creative activity, and incorporates the latest technological advances in
information management and dissemination. A Master's degree is required;
doctorate preferred. Pre-award experience in a university, strong
communication and computer skills, knowledge of database management, and
superior interpersonal skills are required.

Founded in 1901, Cal Poly is a comprehensive regional university that awards
undergraduate and Master's degrees. Serving approximately 15,000 students, it
is located on the scenic Central Coast of California and is one of 21 campuses
in the California State University system.

A letter of application (ref. Recruitment #5MO38), curriculum vitae, and
names, addresses and telephone numbers of four references should be sent to:
Dr. Susan Opava, Dean for Research and Graduate Programs, California
Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

Review of applications will begin on November 15 and continue until the
position is filled, Anticipated starting date is January 15, 1995 or as soon
as possible thereafter. Salary is competitive and dependent on qualifications.

Cal Poly is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural
diversity and actively encourages applications and nominations of women,
persons of color, applicants with disabilities, and members of other
underrepresented groups. AA/EEO