The University of Pittsburgh department of Pathology is seeking a qualified Research Accountant.
The incumbent will assist both academic and clinical administrators in performing day-to-day activities related to the research function of the Department. Incumbent will analyze and interpret data pertinent to grant management, budgeting and financial statements.
Hiring Range: $26,988.00 - $43,212.00
Education Required: Baccalaureate
Overall Related Experience Level Required: 3-5 years experience
Additional Education And/or Experience Essential To the Position: B.S. degree in accounting for business or equivalent work experience, plus 3 years experience (University preferred). Familiar with grant database/accounting package/Excel, Access.
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt... faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.