Research Coordinator -Jacobson Center for Comprehensive Literacy

Posted: 06/18/2021

Coordinates research studies related to literacy education; coordinates evaluation studies of the Center’s various initiatives; seeks funding for research studies related to literacy education; coordinates grant writing and applications for funding of research and projects; engages in outreach and dissemination of research through presentations, publications, and social media/website; leads efforts to disseminate and translate literacy research for school personnel, families, and the community.
PhD or EdD in Education Research or related field required. ABD will be considered. At least two years of experience in research methodology; experience with grant-related projects; successful publication/presentation of research projects; ability to collaborate with others to engage in research and dissemination; and experience working in culturally and linguistically diverse settings required. Graduate student experience will be considered. Occasional work outside normal working hours and travel necessary. Evidence of successful grant writing and completion of a grant project including final reporting; expertise in multiple research methodologies; and understanding of evaluation research methods preferred.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by Friday, June 18, 2021 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit

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Type of Employment: Full-Time

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