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John Templeton Foundation Hiring a Program Officer

Justin McBrayer | Published on 2/11/2021
Program Officer, Philosophy and Theology

Location: Philadelphia metro area, Pennsylvania, USA
Department: Philosophy and Theology (Programs)
Reports to: Director, Philosophy and Theology
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package based on qualifications and experience
Travel: Domestic and international travel as pertinent
Deadline: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis

To advance the Foundation’s mission and strengthen our team, the Foundation is seeking a Program Officer for Philosophy and Theology. The Program Officer will work with the Program Associate and the Director of Philosophy and Theology to develop and commission new initiatives to advance its strategic priorities, recruit and review grant proposals, communicate with applicants and grantees regarding the application and review process, monitor the activities and progress of active grants, help grantees adjust their projects in response to changing circumstances, and collaborate with our evaluation team to examine our grants’ research and overall impact. The Program Officer will also keep abreast of new developments in the research, institutional landscape, and general culture that impact the Philosophy and Theology Department’s work, and advise the Director, Philosophy and Theology and other internal stakeholders on how these developments might afford new opportunities or challenges for carrying out the Foundation’s mandate.

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