Job Opportunities

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Slippery Rock University | Two Tenure Track Faculty | Institute for Nonprofit Leadership

This faculty member will support the Institute for Nonprofit Leadership at SRU including, strengthening the Institute’s regional networks, conducting research, engaging students and other SRU faculty to support Institute research and programming, supervising Institute staff, securing Institute contracts and other financial support, and assisting in the capacity building of nonprofit organizations served by the Institute. In addition, this senior faculty member will assist the Institute’s Advisory Council with strategic planning and implementation, revenue generation, program assessment, preparation of reports, and day-to-day management of the Institute. Learn more about the position here.

Grand Valley State University | Research Manager | Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy

The Center is seeking a Research Manager to join an interdisciplinary team of social science and information technology professionals. This is a full-time (40 hours per week) position with the center’s Community Data and Research Lab, located at our offices on the Pew Campus at GVSU, with the opportunity for flexible work arrangements according to the GVSU remote work policy (see Salary and Benefits and ADA sections below).

As a Research Manager, you will focus on program evaluation, quantitative and qualitative analysis, writing, and presentation support for applied research and evaluation projects. Learn more about the position here.

Grand Valley State University | Digital Marketing Associate | Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy

The Johnson Center is seeking a Digital Marketing Associate to join the Communications and Engagement team. This is a full-time position located on the Pew Campus at GVSU.
The Johnson Center offers a number of ready-to-purchase “products.” These products include:

  • Seats in our online professional development courses
  • Subscriptions to our quarterly journal on philanthropy, The Foundation Review
  • Digital badge credentials (in development)
  • Customized private dashboards within our interactive data platform, Community Insight (in development)
  • Customized professional development offerings.

As the Digital Marketing Associate, you will be responsible for working with colleagues across the Johnson Center to understand our products – what they are, how they work, why they are useful, and who would find them beneficial. For instance, this means learning about the courses we offer and understanding which types of nonprofit and/or foundation practitioners would find them valuable. Learn more about the position here.

Grand Valley State University | Director of Learning Services | Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy

This director of learning services leads the professional development, training, and consulting programs offered by the Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy. This position serves as a key leader in the Center’s work to understand, strengthen and advance philanthropy in order to create more inclusive communities. The director is responsible for executing and refining our strategic and business plans by designing and delivering engaging, equity-centered competency-based learning experiences for philanthropic professionals. Learn more about the position here.

Lily Family School of Philanthropy | Eileen Lamb O’Gara Chair in Women’s Philanthropy and Professor of Philanthropic Studies

We invite nominations and applications for a visionary scholar to serve as a faculty member in the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and holder of the Eileen Lamb O’Gara Endowed Chair in Women’s Philanthropy. This is a 10-month advanced associate or full professor tenured position. The search begins in October 2021 and applications submitted by December 1, 2021, will receive best consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Learn more about the position here.

Auburn University | Professor and Department Head of Consumer and Design Sciences | College of Human Sciences

Auburn is accepting applications for professor and Head of Department of Consumer and Design Sciences beginning August 1, 2022. The responsibilities of the Head are to provide visionary leadership and overall management of the Department. The Head also serves as the senior faculty administrator and promotes excellence in teaching, research and extension/outreach programs. Learn more about the position here.

Lily Family School of Philanthropy | Curriculum Development Specialist (Associate Director of Curriculum Design)

Through innovation and expertise, the Associate Director, Curriculum Design ensures that The Fund Raising School (TFRS) remains on the leading edge of research-based content and curriculum in public courses, custom training, webinars, and podcasts. This position is responsible for identifying and creating new courses and certificates while also updating current courses at the highest levels of quality and relevance. The ideal candidate will have capability to understand research studies and academic journal articles and have ability to translate research-based findings into practical, professional development curriculum for adult learners in an executive education environment. Learn more about the position here.