Office of Research & Engagement

UT Knoxville

Employment Opportunities

The UT Office of Research and Engagement currently has the following employment opportunities. Click on the link associated with the position to view the description and application instructions on the UT Human Resources website.

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research and Director of Office of Sponsored Programs

This position will assume overall responsibility for the University of Tennessee’s proposal, negotiation, and execution of grant and contract functions.This position will also stay abreast of policies and procedures pertaining to research administration and ensure that information is provided to University faculty, staff, and administrators.

Contract Coordinator – Office of Sponsored Programs

The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville seeks a Contract Coordinator who will be primarily responsible for reviewing and negotiating industry and international contracts and will also review and negotiate contracts from federal, state and local government sponsors.

Director – Research Development Team

The Director of RDT is responsible for the coordination of a beginning-to-end, team approach for major strategic and/or large-scale research proposals and projects at UT to support UT’s goal to become a Top 25 public research university.

Lead Data Analyst

The Office of Research & Engagement at the University of Tennessee (UT) seeks applications for a Lead Data Analyst for its Research Informatics (RI) unit. This unit is responsible for providing data relative to the research enterprise including mining information from award and proposal databases; tracking proposal success rates and award totals; analyzing changes in funding support; and identifying trends in the university’s research performance.

For a complete list of open positions, visit the UT HR Recruitment website.

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