Manager, Research Operations

UT Health San Antonio San Antonio , TX 78245

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Summary:

Manages research administration for a large department. Directly responsible for grant operations, financial planning, and pre and post-award management and implementation activities.

Job Duties:

  • Provides professional expertise in the complex areas of sponsored research contracts and agreements, subcontracts, clinical trial agreements, and material transfer agreements.

  • Manages staff to include interviewing, selecting and training of employees; setting and adjusting pay rates and hours of work; planning/directing work; appraising productivity/efficiency for the purpose of recommending promotions or other changes in status.

  • Handles staff complaints/grievances and disciplines when necessary.

  • Oversees the financial operations of multiple awards, to include allocation of funds, expenditure approval and supply management.

  • Develops and recommends cost control, planning, scheduling, and procedural changes.

  • Serves as the technical expert for equipment and safety compliance.

  • Directs managers and staff on safety protocols, equipment utilization and lab safety protocols.

  • Performs all other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree is required; Master's degree is preferred.


Seven (7) years experience in research or related administration is required, or five (5) years experience with a Master's degree is preferred.

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