The Executive Assistant to the VP for Research (VPR) provides executive-level administrative support and represents the Vice President for Research using highly developed professionalism and exercising independent judgement. This position interacts with all levels of the University community as well as external academic, government, research, and business organizations. The position will independently prioritize and handle various tasks and responsibilities, including sensitive and confidential issues, using highly developed independent judgement, written and oral communication skills, computer skills, and the ability to multi-task.
Syracuse University is a place where talent, desire, and opportunity thrive. In 12 different schools and colleges that span the liberal arts and professional disciplines, students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds come together to learn, create, and break boundaries.
The University is also a vital part of the community, providing services as well as being a leader in employee benefi...ts, work-life and organizational development, training, student employment, staff relations, and workforce diversity.
Syracuse itself is located at the crossroads of New York State, and offers a lush landscape of seasons. From fun-filled summers in the Finger Lakes to snowy winters that thrill outdoor sports enthusiasts, the area truly has something for everyone.