Research Partnerships Manager - Science Faculties

Dec 21, 2018
Jan 21, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
The Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Science is one of the largest and most diverse Faculties within The University of Queensland and within Science Faculties across Australia. The Faculty of Science incorporates seven schools and four research centres. The units within the Faculty of Science are internationally recognised and their teaching and research successes create a stimulating environment within which the Faculty staff work. The Faculty is managed by the Executive Dean, who has direct responsibility for the physical, financial and human resources, academic matters relating to programs and students, and a range of other areas such as the development of research, national and international marketing, and enhanced government, business and community links.

The role

The successful appointee will partner with the University's Research community (Researchers, Research Partnerships Office, Legal Services, Office of Sponsored Research and Commercial Partners) in support of the Faculty's research contract management and industry engagement.

The person

Applicants will have Postgraduate qualifications or progress towards postgraduate qualifications and extensive contract management experience (preferably in the tertiary education or research sectors); or extensive contract management experience and management expertise; or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training. The Research Partnerships Manager is a highly visible representative of the Institute and as such must possess excellent customer service and negotiation skills, strong communication and writing skills, coupled with a thorough knowledge of research contract management.


This is a full-time opportunity until February 2020 at HEW Level 8. The remuneration package will be in the range $94,667.38 - $106,298.69 p.a. (FTE), plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $110,760.83 - $124,369.46 p.a. (FTE).


To discuss this role please contact Lisa Kennedy, Research Partnership Manager on or +61 7 344 31460

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

For information on completing the application process click here.

You must have valid Australian work rights to apply for this role. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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