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Title: Project Associate, Personalized Learning Consortium (PLC)
Supervisor: Executive Director, Personalized Learning Consortium (PLC)
Status: Full-Time; Exempt
Start Date: February 2019
The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU), a research, policy and advocacy organization dedicated to strengthening and advancing the work of public universities in the US, Canada and Mexico, is seeking a Project Associate to support the Personalized Learning Consortium (PLC). This highly motivated individual will work well in a team and provide administrative support for PLC activities and events related to funded grant work. Specific duties include coordination of project logistics and activities, event planning and management, developing and implementing communications plans including website management, scheduling multi-organizational meetings, managing virtual meetings, and reviewing budget documentation. Successful candidates will thrive in a fast-paced environment, have strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and possess a keen attention to detail. This full-time position will be based in Washington, DC and is funded through February 2021, with the possibility of extension. For more information, consult www.aplu.org.
APLU is a research, policy, and advocacy organization dedicated to strengthening and advancing the work of public universities in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. With a membership of 239 public research universities, land-grant institutions, state university systems, and affiliated organizations, APLU's agenda is built on the three pillars of increasing degree completion and academic success, advancing scientific research, and expanding engagement. Annually, member campuses enroll 4.9 million undergraduates and 1.3 million graduate students, award 1.3 million degrees, employ 1.3 million faculty and staff, and conduct $44.9 billion in university-based research.
The Personalized Learning Consortium (PLC) at APLU offers participating institutions a robust strategy for understanding, implementing and scaling the use of technologies designed to personalize and improve the education experience. Comprised of 15 universities, the consortium fosters multi-institutional cooperation and collaboration among academic affairs leaders to advance the use of technology to improve student learning, retention, and graduation. For more information, please consult www.aplu.org/plc.
The Project Associate will be primarily responsible to provide logistical and administrative support to the PLC which includes, but is not limited to:
Please send a letter of interest and resume to APLU’s Human Resources Department at email@example.com with the subject line: Project Associate PLC. Applications will be reviewed as received and continue until the position is filled. APLU provides a generous benefits package.
APLU is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.