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Research & Evaluation Director, Future Services Institute
This position directs the research and evaluation activities of the Future Services Institute. Because we partner closely with county, state and nonprofit organizations, the position requires a researcher skilled in evaluation and social science methods, attentive to detail, and with a proven ability to help others use research for problem-solving. This person works collaboratively with project teams, providing analytical and technical skills to assure data integrity, security, and quality. He/she should be a seasoned professional who feels confident working with people with different vantage points, including faculty scholars and nonprofit service providers, state government managers and nonprofit staff.
Junior Summer Institute Fellows and Residence Life Coordinator
The Junior Summer Institute (JSI) is a rigorous seven-week academic and experiential learning program that prepares undergraduate students to thrive in graduate programs and launch careers in public service. The ideal candidate for the JSI Fellows Coordinator will have prior experience in managing residence hall activities and have highly developed organizational, administrative, and communication skills. The JSI Fellows Coordinator will work with students, staff, faculty, and guest lecturers as well as live in residential housing with the fellows. The position is anticipated to be 5-10 hours per week December 2018-May 2019, 40 hours per week June 2019-July 2019, and 5-10 hours per week in August 2019.
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Assistant Program Manager, Center for Integrative Leadership
The Assistant Program Manager for the Center for Integrative Leadership will assist the Executive Director and Program Manager in communications, engagement, and overall operations of the Center. This position helps coordinate Center communications, engagement and collaboration, including fundraising and event coordination, marketing and promotions, program arrangements and implementation, and Center administrative responsibilities. The person in this position produces, coordinates, and maintains regular communications and outreach functions related to network development from the center to internal and external stakeholders.
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Assistant Professor, Urban and Regional Planning
The Humphrey School currently has an opening for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in urban and regional planning for appointment in August 2019. The School seeks scholars with a disciplinary background in urban and regional planning and a specialization in environmental planning. Scholars of public policy, environmental sciences, or social science disciplines who focus on the intersection between urban and regional planning and the environment are also encouraged to apply.
This new position supports the Academic and Information Technology (AIT) team to develop, maintain, deploy, and support both custom applications and data reporting tools and integrate them with enterprise-wide technologies like PeopleSoft, SalesForce, and Slate. Additionally, this position will work closely with the communications department to provide technical support in various technologies like SalesForce Marketing Cloud, and Drupal Enterprise CMS.