The Assistant Director for Industrial Outreach, Office of Research reports to the Assistant Vice President for Research Program Development, and provides staff support for the Vice President for Research.
The Assistant Director is principally tasked with connecting UF researchers with industry and in pursuit of sponsored research funding opportunities.
This position is one of the professional employees in the Office of Research’s Division of Research Program Development. The division publishes the biweekly online FYI Newsletter, a resource for faculty seeking funding, coordinates the annual Research Opportunity Seed Fund program, coordinates the selection of UF’s nominees to limited application programs, assists in planning and coordinating large interdisciplinary research initiatives, and assists in preparing grants involving multiple schools, colleges, divisions, or institutions to support new research programs.
To view application instructions and complete an online resume, please visit https://jobs.ufl.edu/ and reference requisition number 0903023. If accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955-8771 (TTY) or visit www.ftri.org/FloridaRelay.
The University of Florida is dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity Employer.