The Southwest National Primate Research Center (SNPRC) located at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas, invites applications for the Associate Director for Research Resources position. The Associate Director will advise and assist the Director of the SNPRC on organizational structure and operations (administrative, veterinary and fiscal) and in day to day activities; fill in for the Director during his absence and attend NIH-NPRC Director’s meetings. The Associate Director for Research Resources will also conduct independent research and manage the P51 base grant.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILLS: Qualified applicants must have a doctoral degree in biological sciences, veterinary or clinical medicine, with extensive experience of scholarly research and research program development including the management of teams within a complex research oriented organization. Preferred experience: A key requirement of this position is leadership and management of teams within research support organizations utilizing NHPs. Preferred qualifications include previously documented evidence of research and team administration as well as a currently funded, visible research program. Previously documented evidence of program development and administration in the NPRC system or other primate research programs is 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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