The Office of Research and Economic Development at West Virginia University is seeking an Export Control Officer to develop, maintain, and implement the WVU Export Control compliance program addressing all applicable export control laws and regulations. The incumbent will provide training and guidance concerning export controls issues to faculty and staff regarding sponsored programs and other activities that may implicate such issues, including physical exports, deemed exports, and international travel and communications. The position is also responsible for drafting and maintaining policies, training manuals and website resources to ensure consistency and export control compliance throughout the University; as well as coordinating the development and maintenance of Project Technology Export Control Plans and serving as the University’s “Empowered Official” with respect to matters subject to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a concentration in a scientific, engineering or related field preferred. Master’s or PhD preferred. Doctor of Jurisprudence (JD) with similar background is also acceptable. Minimum 2 years’ experience in a professional office setting with working knowledge of computer; 2 years’ interpreting and applying federal regulations relating to export control; and 2 years communicating with and coordinating the efforts of a range of stakeholders within an organization.
For a full job description see the Jobs Bulletin on our website. To apply for this position, please submit a letter of interest, resume and contact information of 3 professional references including phone numbers to: Mary.Neely@mail.wvu.edu . West Virginia University is an AA/EEO employer. Minorities, women, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.