About Texas Children's HospitalSince 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years. Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation. To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.
We are searching for a Grants Specialist/Administrator – someone who works well in a fast-paced research hospital setting. In this position, you’ll plan, organize, and coordinate research projects and proposals to expand funded research programs in the Department of Surgery. You will be responsible to cultivate and maintain positive working relationships within, other hospitals, university and research institutions, corporate industry, grant sponsors and/or agencies. In this position you will be the person who organizes, manages and disseminates information on resources and funding opportunities for staff and faculty related to grant funding, grant writing assistance and related educational programs. You will also assess, develop and maintain resource pathways to expedite Research Administration services for staff and faculty. Lastly, you will provide guidance and support to Research Administration leaders, researchers and research staff who conduct research. We need somebody who can handle both the “Pre” and “Post” worlds of the grant process, and someone who understands the process of grant submission and has a background in both science and writing.
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