About WashU at Brookings
WashU at Brookings (WUB), a partnership of the Brookings Institution and Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL) Olin School of Business, brings together two premier institutions to deliver on Robert S. Brookings’ desire to “teach the art of handling problems rather than simply impart accumulated knowledge” to those in and engaged with government.
About Washington University in St. Louis
Washington University in St.Louis (WUSTL) has a long standing reputation for scholarship and innovation. Its faculty members are distinguished in their research and have received numerous awards for research including 22 Nobel laureates. The Olin Business School has been recognized as a world leader in management education and scholarly research. In addition to Brookings, Olin partners with more than 20 international universities, including Fudan University in Shanghai, China; the Cass Business School in London; Fundação Dom Cabral in Nova Lima, Brazil; and the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad, India.
Note: This position is an employee of Washington University in St. Louis, who works in the WashU at Brookings program. This position is in Washington DC.
The Program Manager is responsible for the efficient coordination and execution of variety of open enrollment and custom educational programs for government and business executives.
Program Development, Coordination and Planning:
Program Implementation & Logistics:
Team Leadership Responsibilities:
We’re looking for someone who is:
Required: Bachelor’s Degree. Minimum of 5 years of experience and/or Masters Degree with practical experience. Knowledge of Federal government and background in leadership, political science, government, public administration/policy or related field. Microsoft Office experience required, comfort with learning new software/tools preferred.
Preferred: Background in and knowledge of Executive Education. Demonstrated commitment to public service.
Successful completion of a background investigation is required for employment at Brookings.
Brookings welcomes and celebrates diversity in all its forms. We welcome applications that reflect a variety of backgrounds based on ideology, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, first generation college goers, and other factors protected by law. Brookings is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer that is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace.