Research and Innovations Officer Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Mombasa

Technical University of Mombasa

Professional Requirements:-

 

• Must possess PhD from a recognized institution

• Must have at least three (3) years working experience in a University Administrative position.

• Must show evidence of research

• Ability to mobilize funds

• Must possess Knowledge of Management Information Systems

Duties and Responsibilities.:-

 

• Coordination of University Partnerships, Research and innovations (PRI) programmes

• Prepare materials for submission to granting Agencies and Foundations.

• Serve as secretary to the University PRI committee

• Oversee the development, maintenance, repair and updating of PRI infrastructure

• Advise the University Management on PRI matter

• Prepare and present the PRI budget to the PRI committee

• Performing other related duties that may be assigned to you by the immediate supervisor

• Develop status reports on resources mobilized, utilization and the innovative nature-based enterprises developed.

• Development of framework for public and private sector involvement in research

• Promote initiatives for resources mobilization from international funding mechanisms (global, bi-lateral, Multi-lateral etc).

• Development and promotion of innovative nature-based enterprises among internal and external stakeholders,

• Prepare quarterly and annual status report from the research projects and programmes

• Coordinate development of projects in accordance with the University’s design and specification standards

• Ensure contract management procedures o partnerships and collaborative initiatives comply with statutory requirements and best practice.

• Chair meetings as required to meet the needs of the development Projects.

• Prepare annual and other budgets, and conduct periodic budget reviews and analyses, managing reconciliation of research fund accounts

• Collaborate with all researchers and other stakeholders in meeting the institutional needs of research project proposal review, submission, and administration

• Coordination of University Exhibitions

• Conduct literature reviews

• Prepare, maintain, and update website materials

• Prepare other articles, reports, and presentations

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To apply for this job email your details to dvcafp@tum.ac.ke