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Dennis Gooler | Elance
 
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Dennis Gooler

Highly experienced grant writer for nonprofits
   United States
  |   San Diego, CA
  |  7:58 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $55

Experienced academic with strong background in writing successful proposals for grants or contracts. Contractor has written proposals for various nonprofit clients to Federal government, State government, corporate, and foundation funding agencies. In addition to PhD, Contractor holds a Master of Science in Library Science, has taught reference classes at the graduate level, and therefore has excellent skills in researching grant agency possibilities.

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Skills (7)

Tested
Determining what is being requested for funding
Strong writing skills
Exellent verbal communication skills
Research skills.
Grant Writing
Grant Writing
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Report Writing
Report Writing
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Technical Writing
Technical Writing
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Service Description

DENNIS D. GOOLER
October 2014
Abbreviated Resume: Grant writing experience________________________________________

Summary of Successful Grant Proposal Writing

Following is a summary of my grant-writing experience either as the sole author of a proposal, or as a critical member of a team preparing a proposal.

Sole or primary author

Proposals to Federal Government $3,858,000
(9 proposals funded)
Proposals to State Government $840,000
(3 proposals funded)
Proposals to County Government $150,000
(1 proposal funded)
Proposals to Foundations and
Corporations $2,075,000
(5 proposals funded)
Proposals to other agencies $567,000
(5 proposals funded)
TOTAL $7,490,000

Primary or major writing contributor to team efforts

Proposals to Federal Government $58,000,000
Proposals to State Governments $20,000,000
TOTAL $78,000,000

TOTAL FUNDED PROPOSALS $85,490,000


Proposal Writing Skills and Experience

? Conducting prospect research
? Gaining consensus among stakeholders on purpose and focus of proposal
? Doing background research required for proposal
? Working with content experts to determine content of proposal
? Writing drafts and final versions of proposals
? Packaging proposals for submission to funding agencies
? Writing quarterly, annual, and final reports for funded grants

Project Management Skills and Experience

? Negotiating best and final offers with funding agencies
? Organizing work flow for project
? Staffing...

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Employment

Behavioral Diabetes Institute
Executive Director
2013 - 2013
American College of Education
Provost and Dean
2010 - 2011
American College of Education is an online graduate school of education, currently enrolling approximately 4000 students. As Provost and Dean, I was responsible for all academic aspects of the...
San Diego Public Library
Reference librarian; Assistant to the Director
2005 - 2009
North Central Regional Educational Laboratory
Associate Director
1999 - 2005
Pacific Resources for Education and Learning
Visiting Scholar
1999 - 2001
Northern Illinois University
Dean, Department Chair, Professor
1984 - 1999
San Diego State University
Dean, Professor
1982 - 1984
Syracuse University
Assistant, Associate, Full Professor; Dept Chair
1971 - 1982

Education

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Masters in Library Science (MLS)
1998 - 2000
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
PhD in Educational Psychology
1967 - 1971
University of Minnesota
M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction
1967 - 1968
University of Minnesota
B.S. in english Education
1961 - 1968

Keywords

Grant writing
funding agency research
writing
project management
team-building
executive management
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