The Southwest National Primate Research Center (SNPRC) located at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas, invites applications for the Assistant Director for Research Support position. The Assistant Director will be the primary point-of-contact for investigators exploring use of the SNPRC’s resources; will manage the provision of information, pre-award budgets and post-award scheduling/performance of NHP experiments; assist and advise the SNPRC Director and the Associate Director for Research Resources on organizational structure and in day to day activities.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILLS: Qualified applicants must have a master’s degree in biological sciences or public health, with extensive experience of research program development and coordination. Preferred: A doctoral degree in biological sciences or public health and previously documented (4+ years) evidence of research program development, coordination, and administration, or a master’s degree in biological sciences and previously documented extensive (8+ years) evidence of research program development, coordination, and administration. Previously documented evidence of program development, coordination, and administration in the NPRC system would be highly preferred.

OTHER: This is a full-time salaried (exempt) position. Texas Biomed business hours are Mondays through Friday – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Texas Biomed is committed to a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug screen is required.

Application packets are accepted electronically or in hard copy. A completed application packet is a requirement for all positions. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran Status.

Application Instructions

Your resume and application must be provided electronically. Please follow the steps below.

  1. Please read instructions before submitting your application.
  2. PDF forms will need to be completed, saved to your computer and uploaded. Please refer to Step 2 for additional information.
  3. Fill out the online form.
  4. At the conclusion of the application process, you will be asked to attach your PDF files.

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