Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University (BKC) seeks an Institute Director to lead an ambitious, newly launched, three-year
Bachelor's degree and 10+ years of administrative management experience, including at least two years of direct professional staff supervision.
We are looking for people who are/have:
Subject matter expertise in an area of concern to the Institute (broadly: social media and the future of networked communication)
Professional experience in a large-scale, complex academic institution, business, advocacy group, or charitable organization
A strong desire to uphold the honor and build upon the history of the Berkman Klein Center, while bringing innovative, fresh thinking to the table.
A strategically minded, analytical leader; a facilitator and problem solver with a high tolerance for ambiguity; as well as an autonomous self-starter with intellectual confidence and flexibility, a command of process and technical savvy.
Well-developed emotional intelligence
The ability to build substantive relationships with academics, students, entrepreneurs, activists, and other professionals, both as a collaborative leader and a contributor.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 54915BR
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