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GRAINGER INSTITUTE/CENTER ADMINISTRATOR

Apply now Job no: 90440-AS
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Department:L&S/ECONOMICS/ECONOMICS
Location: Madison
Categories: Communications, Editing, Event Planning, Program Coordination, Extension, Outreach, Public Engagement, Marketing, Public Relations, Office & Administrative Support, Web Design/Development

Position Vacancy ID:

90440-AS

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Working Title:

Grainger Institute/Center Administrator

Official Title:

SR UNIV REL SPEC(T54BN) or UNIV RELATIONS SPEC(T54DN) or ASSOC UNIV REL SPEC(T54FN)

Hiring Department:

A482200-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/ECONOMICS/ECONOMICS

FTE:

100%

Anticipated Begin Date:

JULY 01, 2017

Term:

This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $37,894 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and area of specialization:

Bachelor's degree required - specialization in communications, public relations, journalism preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

- Website maintenance and editing knowledge required.
- Prefer knowledge of WordPress.
- Social media background strongly preferred.
- Strong organization, writing and verbal communication skills.
- Passion for supporting high-quality research.
- Knowledge of Economics departments' Institutes/Centers programs preferred.
- Event planning

License or Certificate:  
Position Summary:

This position is split between two entities that are dedicated to enhancing the intellectual departmental environment as well as
producing sound research dedicated to the state of Wisconsin's economy. Both entities will provide additional learning
opportunities and professional experiences for the department's undergraduate and graduate students. The Juli Plant Grainger
Institute for Economics Research (JPGI)'s mission is to create a hub of excellence around some of the very best students,
faculty members and national leaders in the field. The JPGI will create an environment for research and teaching that will
enhance the role of Department of Economics as one of the leading institutions in the world. The Center for Research on Wisconsin Economy (CROWE)'s goal will be to support research to better understand the economic outcomes and the
impacts of policies at the state-level, and provide a bridge which will make this economic research accessible to policymakers,
businesses, and community groups in Wisconsin and around the nation. This position will work closely with both the Director
of the JPGI and the Director of CROWE.

Additional Information:  
Contact:

Tammy Herbst-Koel
tammy.herbst-koel@wisc.edu
608-890-4745
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to Applicants:

Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process.

Title will be determined upon hire.

For questions on the position contact: Tammy Herbst-Koel, tammy.herbst-koel@wisc.edu or 608-890-4745

To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter, resume and contact information for at least three professional references, including your current supervisor. References will not be contacted without advance notice.

Your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience listed above.

Additional Link: Full Position Details
  NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
  The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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