JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Kansas City, Missouri, UNITED STATES
L3 -- Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise
C9 -- Design of Experiments
D8 -- Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
O3 -- Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights
P1 -- Capitalist Systems
00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation (
The Kauffman Foundation has retained EFL Associates in the search for a Programmatic Research Director, a critical new position within the expanding research and policy department. The Director will directly oversee the entrepreneurship research initiative with significant overlap in education programs/research. S/he will work collaboratively with both program leaders and research peers to define and oversee the research agenda, serving as a spokesperson for research and disseminating findings as appropriate. A research or grant writing background in education, economics, public policy or entrepreneurship is desired.
Education and Experience:
• A Bachelor's degree in economics, public policy or other related field is required. A masters or doctoral degree is preferred with at least 7 years of experience working in a research or grant writing capacity.
• Comfort with quantitative and qualitative data analysis, developing metrics for measuring and communicating success.
• Previous supervisory experience is necessary.
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