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.
Penn has a long and proud tradition of intellectual rigor and pursuit of innovative knowledge, begun by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. That tradition lives today through the creativity, entrepreneurship, and engagement of our faculty, students, and staff. Academic life at Penn is unparalleled, with an undergraduate student body of 10,000 from every U.S. state and around the world. The entering class ...of 2015 is the most talented and diverse in Penn's history. Consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in the country, Penn welcomes an additional 10,000 students to our top-ranked graduate and professional schools.