Bennett Aerospace, Inc. is located in the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina. Established in 2008, we are a woman owned, veteran owned, certified 8(a) small business that provides scientific, engineering, and technical advisory services to our customers. Primarily focused on Federal Government clients in general, and the Department of Defense in particular, Bennett Aerospace provides expert guidance and advice on the full spectrum of R&D and its applications in engineering, science, and IT, as well as providing strategic programmatic support in order to meet customer goals and objectives. Bennett Aerospace is a rapidly growing business focused on hiring and retaining the best people.
Bennett Aerospace, Inc. has an “immediate” opening for a highly motivated Research Program Specialist. The successful candidate will provide research program support to the Associate Director of Army Research Office (ARO) for Research Program Planning in his role as manager of the Office of Secretary of Defense (OSD) Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) and Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) and in his role as ARO electronics program manager (50%) and to the Office of Navy Research (ONR) manager of the OSD Vannevar Bush Fellowship (VBF) University Program and manager of the ONR implementation of the MURI and DURIP programs (50%). Access to the unclassified computer systems of ARO and ONR (at the ARO-W office) and of OSD (at the Mark Center) will be required in order to document the program activities and to access on-going management activities.
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Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned
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About the Army Research Office:
The ARO mission is to serve as the Army’s executive agency for development and conduct of extramural basic research with authority and responsibility for programs in the physical sciences, engineering sciences, and mathematical and information sciences, in response to Army-wide requirements. ARO develops, acquires, and manages an extramural research program comprising both single investigator initiated projects, and small teams of investigators on multidisciplinary University Research Initiatives. Additionally, ARO develops, publishes, and disseminates Army extramural basic research interests through broad agency announcements to prospective offerors at educational and research institutions, nonprofit organizations, and government and industrial laboratories. In support of research program activities, ARO ensures the award of research grants/cooperative agreements/contracts, providing technical and procurement strategy, and program oversight through the award cycle.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer