Data Collection & Grants Manager

University of Northern Iowa   Cedar Falls, IA   Part-time     Project Management
Posted on April 23, 2024
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Data Collection & Grants Manager



This 75% position (with future potential for full time) will serve on a larger team with the Arctic, Remote and Cold Territories Interdisciplinary Center (ARCTICenter) and will assist in managing multiple grants and projects.

Impact & Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the center director, this position coordinates data collection, events and research activities for the grant/contract projects; serves as a liaison between the ARCTICenter and internal and external grant offices, manages monthly and annual project financial accounting, and provides technical, programmatic and administrative support; and leads logistics planning for ARCTICenter research conferences, data collection projects, and other grant related events.

Requirements: Bachelor's degree in a social or environmental sciences or related field; at least two years of experience with research in a relevant field; demonstrated strong interpersonal skills; and demonstrated ability to administer project logistics and budgets, including organizing data and information.

Preferred: Master's degree in a social or environmental sciences or related field; and at least two years of grant/project management experience.


UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Benefits package details can be viewed at Application materials received by Monday, May 13th will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI is a tobacco free campus.