Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Board of Directors

Organization

Biomedical Molecular Research Foundation

Job Location

Jonesboro, Arkansas
Jonesboro, AR 72401
United States

Salary

Volunteer Board Member Position

Job Description

Board Member Job Description 1. Regularly attends board meetings and important related meetings. 2. Makes serious commitment to participate actively in committee work. 3. Volunteers for and willingly accepts assignments and completes them thoroughly and on time. 4. Stays informed about committee matters, prepares themselves well for meetings, and reviews and comments on minutes and reports. 5. Gets to know other committee members and builds a collegial working relationship that contributes to consensus. 6. Is an active participant in the committee's annual evaluation and planning efforts. 7. Participates in fund raising for the organization. Ideally the Board Member will have strong interest, and hopefully experience, in one or more of the following: funding of biomedical research in disciplines such as cancer/oncology, cardiovascular disease/cardiology, diabetes, and neurologic health problems. S/he will also have effective participation in Board activities, advising and providing council on legal documentation, necessary filings, hiring processes, personnel policies and salary scale. Exceptional talent in fund raining and/or marketing will be highly valued. These areas involve identifying prospective donors, building relationships with them and developing strategies for their cultivation.

Requirements

Board Treasurer Job Description 1. Is a member of the Board 2. Manages finances of the organization 3. Administrates fiscal matters of the organization 4. Provides annual budget to the board for members' approval 5. Ensures development and board review of financial policies and procedures

How to Apply

Send resume/CV to the following Email address: [email protected] and cc to [email protected]

About Our Organization

The Biomedical Molecular Research Foundation is an independent nonprofit foundation dedicated to the funding of biomedical research in very important human health-related diseases such as cancer, heart disease, diabetes and neurodegenerative diseases. The foundation is focused on advancing genetic, genomic and transcriptomic research as well as advancing translational medicine. We seriously pursue the advancement of knowledge of disease mechanics. One of our major goals is to see biomedical pre-clinical discoveries actually become routine practice at the bedside to significantly enhance patient care. We have a very strong desire to further medical/scientific investigation and patient care for those persons suffering from disease. We are recognized by the federal government as a 501(c)(3) organization for tax purposes.

Career Blog headlines

Graduate Students Seek Better Pay

Science Careers writes that graduate students in the US and Canada are pushing for better wages.

Promotions Missed

A poll finds that more than quarter of women in academia think they were not promoted because of their gender, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Strike in the UK

Nature News reports that university employees in the UK went on strike this week to protest pension cuts and more.

Columbia, Student-Workers Reach Deal

Inside Higher Ed reports that after years of negotiation, Columbia University and student-workers there have reached a contract agreement.