Faculty Administrator,12 Month Salaried (Claude Pepper Center)
Job Title: Faculty Administrator,12 Month Salaried (Claude Pepper Center)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48519
Department College of Social Sciences and Public Policy
Claude Pepper Foundation
The College of Social Science and Public Policy at Florida State University and the Claude Pepper Foundation seek applicants for the position of Executive Director of the Claude Pepper Center. This is a soft money, salaried position that is funded from an endowment, eligible for annual renewal. The Executive Director reports to the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Public Policy and the Board of the Claude Pepper Foundation.
Supported by an over $10 million endowment and with dedicated space on FSU’s main campus in Tallahassee, The Claude Pepper Center’s mission is to promote the well-being, health, and retirement security of older Americans and citizens of other countries through research, policy analysis, public information, educational and advocacy initiatives. For more information see:
Pepper Center website: https://claudepeppercenter.fsu.edu/
Pepper Foundation website: https://claudepepperfoundation.org/
COSSPP website: https://coss.fsu.edu/Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities •Direct the overall policy, research, and outreach activities of the Claude Pepper Center.
•Oversee and direct the day to day affairs of the Center and its staff, which include the Pepper Center Library and Museum.
•Collaborate with the Pepper Institute on Aging and Public Policy, Claude Pepper Foundation, and other university organizations to advance the mission of the Center.
•Develop and strengthen relationships and partnerships with outside organizations to further the mission of the Claude Pepper Center.
•Pursue grants and endowment funds for the support of Claude Pepper Center activities and personnel.
•Lead outreach efforts of the Center, which will include organizing research and policy seminars, presenting to academic, governmental and industry groups, and publishing articles, policy briefs, Op-eds, and online content.
•Teach at least one course per year to raise the profile of the Center within the FSU campus community.Qualifications A Graduate Degree is required, PhD preferred and at least ten years of leadership experience, with hands-on success in advancing policy, fundraising, project management, and other related administrative activities.
A background working on issues related to Older Adults and Public Policy is required.Contact Info Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of at least three references to the Claude Pepper Business Manager, Monica Laughlin at [email protected] Plan This is a Faculty position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
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