The Research Coordinator is directly responsible for all research and administrative activities of an assigned group of faculty members within the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering. The scope of the position encompasses four main functions: the incumbent manages the research and operating operations of an assigned group of faculty members; provides direction with respect to the financial activities of research staff (including technical staff, visitors, post-doctoral fellows, graduate and undergraduate students) involved with the various projects; ensures compliance with UW financial policies and procedures and those set forth by granting agencies; and acts as a liaison with granting agencies, industry, Office of Research, Finance, Human Resources and the other UW departments. In addition, the incumbent provides support and financial expertise on the preparation of proposals for collaborative and institutional awards. The Coordinator reports directly to the Administrative Officer of the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering.
Support to Principal Investigators and for Outreach Programs: