Duke University, Pratt Masters Programs

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Position ID:Duke-GSF-ARMEMP [#27239]
Position Title: Associate in Research
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Engineering
Appl Deadline: finished (2024/02/26, finished 2024/03/05, listed until 2024/08/14)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Pratt Masters Programs, Duke University seeks a temporary, part-time Associate in Research to support Professor Luis Morales, Executive Director Master of Engineering Management, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University. 

Position Mission: The Master of Engineering Management degree blends engineering and business and is a non-thesis program tailored for engineers. Graduates become product managers, consulting analysts, and business analysts, among others. As an Associate in Research within Duke’s Master of Engineering Management program, this position will be transforming the program’s processes related to Alumni engagement, ensuring that it is responsive to client needs and tailored to feedback and data collected from alumni. 

Position Duties: Subject to modification, 
  • Identify implications for organizational leadership, strategy, culture, structure, processes and practices 
  • Use engineering management skills to test pilot solutions including assisting in prototyping, testing and iteration, and gathering stakeholder feedback. 
  • Produce practical recommendations for leadership 
Desired Candidate Characteristics: 
  • Exceptional analytic skills and synthetic judgment 
  • Solid research skills Exceptional written communication skills 
  • Self-starter; Can work with high autonomy; High Emotional Intelligence 
  • Intrinsic interest in management, leadership, motivation and organizational performance 
Reports to: Professor Luis Morales, Executive Director Master of Engineering Management, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University 
Start Date: Immediate Time required: Part-time; 20 hours/week 
Duration: Temporary; 4 – 6 months

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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