National Center for Physical Acoustics

Location: University, MS 

The University of Mississippi’s National Center for Physical Acoustics is seeking a Research Associate to assist in performing research for a large research program. The candidate will have duties that include creating long and short range plans and objectives based on cost, schedule, and technical requirements; providing technical assistance and research support to identify opportunities, requirements, and available resources; creating technical proposals and reports for sponsored programs.  Additionally, the candidate will manage all fiscal affairs of sponsored projects; establishing and maintaining policies and procedures related to the fiscal operations; ensuring compliance with University of Mississippi policies and procedures and funding agencies guidelines; serving as liaison with outside agencies, such as Government agencies, public companies and other universities, and the University’s departments.  In order to accomplish the fiscal responsibilities, this position will work closely with the Research Administrative Coordinator.

The responsibilities will be to assist in performing research for a large research program.  The candidate will create long and short range plans and objectives based on cost, schedule, and technical requirements; provide technical assistance and research support to identify opportunities, requirements, and available resources; create technical proposals and reports for sponsored programs.  Additionally, the candidate will manage all fiscal affairs of sponsored projects.  Based on qualifications, the candidate will implement security programs for sponsored research activity at the university.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree in Physics, Engineering or other related scientific field and at least two years’ experience in technical project management with particular emphasis on Federally-funded programs. The selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense Security Clearance. The salary range is $60,000 – $70,000 (actual salary will depend on experience and qualifications).

Apply online at https://careers.olemiss.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until an adequate applicant pool has been obtained. The University of Mississippi provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The University complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.

 

 

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