Research and Grant Writing Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Salary Competitive




University of Maryland College Park
College Park
United States


The University of Maryland is seeking a Research Coordinator to write grant and fellowship proposals, collaborate with campus partners for funding opportunities, help conduct workshops about funding, and monitor grant and other funding information. The position will work one on one with faculty to help them move their ideas into fundable projects, and develop proposals for funding by government agencies such as NEA, NEH, NIH and NSF; foundations such as The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; and local and state funders. Minimum Qualifications and Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience: A minimum of three years of experience in writing and submitting grant and fellowship proposals, and budget development. Demonstrated success in securing extramural funding. Experience navigating complex professional environments and working with a variety of high level individuals. Knowledge, skills, and abilities: The ideal candidate will possess excellent writing and editorial skills and strong, interpersonal skills. He/She must have a demonstrated knowledge of potential arts and humanities funding entities. Preference: Five years of experience in grant and fellowship writing and development. Direct experience with government funding agencies such as NEA or NSF desirable. A background in the arts, humanities or social sciences is highly preferred. For more information: The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree