GLOBAL ORDER PROGRAM MANAGER

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Mar 28, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Manage tasks related to the work of Perry World House's Global Innovation Program. Primary responsibility will be to drive the research, policy, and public convening agendas of the Future of the Global Order: Power, Technology, and Governance thematic area, in coordination with the faculty directors, including producing written output (reports, white papers, blog posts, etc.), planning and executing several conferences and workshops each academic year, and planning weekly/monthly lectures, symposia, and other convenings. The Program Manager also utilizes his/her expertise and networks in the Global Order subject area to identify prospective Visiting Fellows and Scholars and to manage the related outreach, visit planning, and output of the Fellows and Scholars. Produce presentation materials, as needed. Participate in the grant writing process for thematic area, as needed. Assists with the postdoctoral program.

Qualifications: BA/BS required, a Master's Degree or higher strongly preferred plus 3 years to 5 years of work experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Candidate should have extensive academic and programmatic expertise in the thematic area of the intersections of technological advances, governance, and power in shaping a new world order; have undertaken policy-relevant research with a global focus; thrive in a multi-faceted, faced-paced environment; have exceptional writing, editing, and public presentation skills across multiple platforms; be thoroughly self motivated; and be a team player, highly collaborative, and entrepreneurial.

Reference Number: 62-25407

Salary Grade: 027

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: Perry World House

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research