Position Announcement/Washington University Kaaren J. Downey 11 Jun 1998 12:33 EST

Funding Specialist and Information Officer
Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Washington University's Research Office is seeking an individual to become
the Funding Specialist and Information Officer for the University research
community.  The essential duties of this position are:  Monitoring the
funding programs and policies of federal and private sponsors and
effectively disseminating that information; designing training for faculty
and administrators in the use of  web resources, including on-line
databases and federal agency pages; and directing the development and
expansion of the Research Office web site.

The successful candidate will design and implement a plan to bring funding
news and grant management assistance to the desktops of faculty and
administrators, with his/her role established as trainer, consultant, and

Minimum requirements are a bachelor degree, three years experience in
research administration, excellent abilities in writing and speaking, and
expertise in electronic communication, databases and using the WWW.

Screening of candidates will begin immediately.  Please send letter and CV to:

Cynthia White, Director
Research Office
Washington University
One Brookings Drive, Box 1054
St. Louis, MO  63130-4899
E-mail:  xxxxxx@medicine.wustl.edu
Phone:  (314) 935-5825;    FAX:  (314) 935-5862



Kaaren J. Downey                PHONE:  (314) 935-8324
Assistant Director              FAX:          (314) 935-5862
Research Office
Washington University
Research Office
One Brookings Drive, Campus Box 1054
St. Louis, MO  63130-4899

e-mail: xxxxxx@medicine.wustl.edu