Research Systems Support and Training Specialist Waco, TX, United States
Job Identification: 14275 Posting Date: 03/08/2023, 03:43 AM Job Schedule: Full time Locations: Waco, TX, United States Degree Level: Bachelor
Job Description: What We Are Looking For
Baylor University is seeking a Research Systems Support and Training Specialist to serve in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research. This position is responsible for assisting the research enterprise through providing helpdesk support, training support, and assist in the evaluation and selection of new research technology. A Bachelor's degree, three years of relevant experience and an active Christian faith are required. This position may be eligible for remote/hybrid work and Baylor reserves the right to make the ultimate determination. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
What You Will Do
Provide helpdesk support for research administration systems, including pre-award administration, research compliance, effort reporting and other needs as they develop.
Provide training support for research administration systems, including development of digital and video training materials and delivery of instructor led content.
Participate in evaluation of new OVPR technology, to include community needs assessments.
Maintain software configuration documentation and reporting documentation for all systems as needed.
Develop fluency in research administration business processes, regulatory environment, and best practices.
Collaborate within OVPR and with the Baylor community on maintaining integrity, integration, and output of OVPR data and processes.
Liaison with Baylor's Information Technology team on OVPR initiatives requiring Baylor's IT support and governance.
What You Can Expect
As part of the Baylor family, eligible employees receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, generous time off, tuition remission, and outstanding automatic retirement contributions. Baylor has a comprehensive benefits plan that supports you and your family's wellbeing and allows you to be a part of the life of a vibrant and active college campus. To learn more go to Baylor Benefits & Advantages.
About Us: Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, military service, genetic information, and disability. Baylors commitment to equal opportunity and respect of others does not undermine the validity and effect of the constitutional and statutory protections for its religious liberty, including, without limitation, the religious organization exemption under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the religious exemption to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, among others. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. EEO/M/F/Vets/Disabled
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris, and academic strategic plan, Illuminate.