Associate Director of Experiential Learning
Advertiser: Fels Institute of Government, University of Pennsylvania
Field(s) of specialization: Development; Growth - Labor; Demographic Economics - Public Economics - Urban; Rural; Regional Economics - Health; Education; Welfare - Political Economy
Position type(s): Other academic
Location of job: 3814 Walnut St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, United States
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2024-07-01
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Target date for applications: 1 Nov 2023
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 1 Feb 2024
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting November, 2023.
Ad text:

The Fels Institute of Government at the University of Pennsylvania seeks a dynamic, student-oriented educator to be our Associate Director of Experiential Learning.


• Teach three courses per calendar year in either the Master of Public Administration or Executive Master of Public Administration program
• Manage experiential learning opportunities in the Fels capstone program
• Provide academic advising and mentorship to students and develop and implement systems to support academic administration and teaching excellence throughout the Fels Institute of Government

A successful candidate will have a Masters or Ph.D. in a relevant field, practical public sector experience and/or research involving practitioners and policymakers, and experience teaching statistics, machine learning, economics, data analytics, program evaluation, public finance, public administration and management, or public policy analysis to broad, non-expert populations.

Applicants must submit a CV, cover letter, and teaching philosophy statement to be considered. Applicants should also submit prior teaching evaluations or sample syllabi, if available. References will not be collected until right before an offer is made.

For more information and to apply, view the full posting on Careers@Penn:

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