The Research Resources Center (RRC) at the University of Illinois at Chicago, located in a large metropolitan area, is seeking a full-time Associate Director for Finance and Operations to manage the day to day operations and lab compliance program of the 25 scientific service and research cores, including, but not limited to, budget planning, financial forecasting, and the purchase and management of complex scientific instrumentation for each core through the university procurement process. Manage billing,, pricing rate settings and strategic planning for each service and research core with focus on scientific instrumentation cost recovery and maintenance.  Direct personnel operations including 7 professional employees. Requirements are a Master of Business Administration or a Master of Public Administration degree, plus four years of experience managing budget and personnel operations in an academic research setting with a focus on the purchase and management of complex scientific instrumentation and management of accounts receivable operations. For fullest consideration, please submit a CV, cover letter, and 3 references to the attention of the Search Coordinator via email at or via mail at University of Illinois at Chicago, Research Resources Center, 835 S Wolcott Ave, Chicago, IL 60612. The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.