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Major Tasks

Grant-writing and seeking in-kind donations:

  • Actively seek out grants, scholarships and other fundraising options available to the lab
  • Search for private organizations or alumni interested in donating to the lab
  • Work with Dr. Moreno to complete and submit grant proposals and applications
  • Present to finance/grant committees, explaining and defending our monetary needs
  • Demonstrate the value investing in the FOSS4G Lab has for the students, University and professional community

Desired Traits

Organizational Skills:

  • Experience with grant writing and accounting
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to organize strong and concise responses while public speaking

Communication Skills:

  • Ability to communicate professionally with students and faculty of UC Denver as well as professionals in the FOSS4G field
  • Ability and desire to create and foster relationships with other individuals and organizations interested in supporting the the lab
  • Ability to regularly report on project goals to Steering Committee and participate in discussion regarding the future directions of the lab

Personality Traits:

  • Desire and ability to work in a fluid environment with evolving structure and tasks
  • Desire to gain experience in coordination and communication skills
  • High level of respect for financial privacy