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Program/Project Associate

Apply now Department: 3670050050 University Research Compliance
Job no: 517551
Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Regular)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Worksite: On-site requirement
Categories: Administrative / Professional, Research / Scientific / Grants
Pay Grade: 07A

About This Role:

The University Research Compliance Office at Kansas State University is hiring a Program Associate. The office facilities the Animal Care and Use (IACUC) program, Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), Institutional Review Board (IRB), and is involved with matters of Research Security, Export Controls, and Responsible Conduct of Research. This position requires: project coordination, attention to detail, meeting deadlines, and the ability to interact professionally with colleagues across the University.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

Worksite Options:

This position is required to be performed on-site. Work is performed on employer premises or designated assignment location.

Visit this link for K-State’s guidance and policies on remote work and flexible work arrangements. Remote work agreements are required for all flexible work arrangements and are subject to review.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma
  • Two years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Good oral and written communication skills in English, to effectively give and receive instructions.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills are required.
  • A high level of organizational skills and effective time management, initiative, responsibility and judgement are required as well as the ability to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook) is preferred.

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume
  3. Three professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled.

Anticipated Hiring Pay Range:

$18.04- $20.44 hourly

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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