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Senior Technical Writer, Research Development Office

Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah

November 8, 2021
Senior Technical Writer, Research Development Office

Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah

Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI), an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center housed at the University of Utah, is searching for a Senior Technical Writer to join the Research Development Office. HCI Research Development is a strong human infrastructure designed to support and grow the research enterprise at the Cancer Center through strategic, proactive, catalytic, and capacity-building approaches. We are dedicated PhD-level professionals with extensive knowledge of the competitive research environment and HCI’s strategic initiatives. The Senior Technical Writer will participate as part of the Research Development team in offering grant review, grantsmanship advice, and project management for large, multi-PI and/or multi-project research funding applications.

We are seeking someone with the following target characteristics:

Analytical, creative, perceptive. Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, while maintaining sight of the big picture. Conceptual thinker. Displays integrity. Hardworking, flexible, able to prioritize and to work under a deadline. Self-motivated; spots problems and proactively works to craft solutions. Extends and receives criticism and feedback thoughtfully. Works effectively with diverse groups of individuals. Has a positive attitude; is approachable and generous. Strong eye for visual layout. Broad grasp of modern science techniques and approaches deriving from personal experience in a lab-based, population-based, or behavioral science setting.

Please view the full position description and APPLY HERE 

Contact information for questions: Holly Zullo, PhD (holly.zullo@hci.utah.edu)