Senior Director of Grant Development and Scientific Writer
MUSC-Hollings Cancer Center
Location: Charleston, South Carolina
Type: Full Time
Faculty position, salary will commensurate with experience
Job Description Summary
As Senior Director of Grant Development and Scientific Writer, the incumbent will play a crucial role in securing funding for cancer-focused research projects and advancing scientific initiatives for the Center. Primary responsibilities will involve: assisting HCC investigators with developing grant proposals and managing the grant application process; creating scientifically accurate and compelling content, such as research papers, reports, and scientific articles; identify funding opportunities from government agencies, foundations, and other relevant sources; foster collaboration and partnerships with internal and external stakeholders, including investigators, collaborators, and funding agencies; mentor junior investigators and provide training on grant writing techniques and scientific writing skills. Expertise in grant development, scientific writing, and project management will be essential in driving scientific progress and securing resources for impactful research projects at HCC.
MUSC Hollings Cancer Center
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At the forefront of cancer research, MUSC Hollings Cancer Center is one of 72 National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers in the nation and the only one in South Carolina. This research is the driving force behind delivering medical advances to patients and their families, enabling us to educate health care professionals and the public and to establish outreach services for underserved populations across the state.
Our cutting-edge research translates into new and better treatments that help patients, including advanced surgical techniques and innovative clinical trials. MUSC Health University Medical Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a high performing hospital for cancer care and has been awarded with Magnet Recognition®, an acknowledgment of quality patient care, nursing excellence, and innovations in professional nursing practice.