Office for Nursing Research

Careers in the University of Washington School of Nursing Office for Nursing Research

The University of Washington School of Nursing is a global leader in clinical, translational, and population health research. Dedicated to pioneering improvements in health and health care, in FY 21, we were awarded over $20 million in research grants and sponsored projects. The School of Nursing Office for Nursing Research strives to advance high-impact, innovative nursing science that improves the human condition by providing robust infrastructure that fosters novation and excellence throughout the research grant and sponsored project lifecycle. We are strongly committed to creating an environment of active belonging through our dedication to building anti-racist practices and resources across the research enterprise. We celebrate diversity in strengths and believe that each member of our team contributes to broadening the lens with which we view our work and engage the community we serve. Due to a significant investment in the School of Nursing’s Grant Lifecycle Infrastructure, we are expanding our team and inviting applications for these exciting, collaborative staff positions.  Join us in elevating nursing science.

NEW! Grants Program Specialist: The Grants Program Specialist will support research operations providing targeted support for investigators across the grant lifecycle, focusing primarily on complexities of international grant work. We are looking for a global health enthusiast guided by anti-racist and anti-colonial frameworks and principles who has experience navigating complex compliance and regulations in both pre- and post-award administration. Read more about the position here!

Research Administrative Manager:  The Office for Nursing Research (ONR) is recruiting a Grant and Contracts Program Manager  to function as the Research Administrative Manager. The person in this role will champion our new Research Support Core by developing staff, fostering collaboration across campus partners, and cultivating a culture of curiosity. This person will support a growing team of research support professionals and have a keen eye for grants and contracts regulations and compliance. Apply here!

Pre-Award Specialist: Our Pre-Award Specialist will independently manage the grant support functions for their team’s portfolio of investigators on behalf of the School of  Nursing including identifying funding opportunities, preparing submission timeline and institutional administrative needs for submission, reviewing final documents for congruence with sponsor guidelines, and solicit, technically edit and maintain biosketches, conflicts of interest, and other support documents for our investigators and their frequent collaborators in their team’s portfolio. For more information about this position, and to apply, please see the posting here.

Post-Award Specialist: Our post award specialists manage the fiscal support of grants and contracts their team’s portfolio of investigators on behalf of the School of  Nursing. Specifically. The individual in this position will account for the administration of funds, and advise on the administration of sponsored project.  This position will incorporate technology into the management and accountability of projects and will ensure compliance with UW, state, federal, and sponsor policies and regulations. To learn more about this exciting position and how to apply, please see the posting here.

Biostatistican: The biostatistician works independently to participate in the design of data collection, management, and analysis systems; provides statistical and scientific consulting for research projects; prepares written summaries and tables of results, and drafts scientific reports, papers, and grant applications. The biostatistician will be part of a team where peer to peer consultation and collaboration is an important aspect of the culture. This position will work with research faculty to collaborate on quality grant submissions, and implementation and analysis of well designed, high quality clinical studies in support of knowledge dissemination. Learn more about this position, and apply here.