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We are a new institute and will continue to add staff positions as our programs unfold.

Current open positions include:

  • Buffett Institute Associate Executive Director for Operations
    The Buffett Institute is seeking applications for qualified individuals for the position of Associate Executive Director for Operations. The associate executive director, who reports to the Executive Director, will provide leadership in the areas of operational efficiency, financial management, and staffing. As a member of the Institute's executive leadership team, this position functions as a business thought partner, planner, and collaborator with the Executive Director and the Associate Executive Director for Strategy and External Affairs with a focus on the full range of internal organizational issues and responsibilities facing the Institute. The associate executive director oversees all day-to-day internal operations of the Institute and provides essential information to support budget and financial planning.
  • Buffett Institute Office Associate - Executive Leadership
    The Buffett Institute is seeking applications from qualified individuals for the position of office associate. This position is responsible for providing administrative support specifically to the Institute's executive leadership. The associate's duties include calendaring and logistical support, making travel arrangements, tracking expenses, assisting with event/meeting planning, and general office duties.
  • Buffett Institute Office Associate - Workforce Planning and Development
    The Buffett Institute is seeking applications from qualified individuals for the position of office associate. This position is responsible for providing administrative support specifically for the workforce planning and development program. The associate's duties include calendaring and logistical support, making travel arrangements, tracking expenses, assisting with event/meeting planning, and general office duties.
  • Buffett Institute Office Associate - Research and Evaluation
    The Buffett Institute is seeking applications from qualified individuals for the position of office associate. This position is responsible for providing administrative support specifically for the research and evaluation program. The associate's duties include calendaring and logistical support, making travel arrangements, tracking expenses, assisting with event/meeting planning, and general office duties.
  • Buffett Institute Endowed Community Professorships
    The Buffett Institute is establishing four endowed community professorships on the NU campuses. Each professorship focuses on different aspects of early childhood development and reflects the interdisciplinary commitment of the Buffett Institute, a four-campus, university-wide research, practice, outreach, and policy institute. The individual who holds this title is campus-based (Kearney, Lincoln, Omaha, and Medical Center), reporting to the chair of his or her home academic unit. Additionally, the holder of the endowed professorship will commit one-quarter of his/her professional effort to working with the Buffett Institute during the academic year. The position at UNMC has been filled. Other position descriptions are posted on campus websites, or will be posted during the 2017-18 academic year.
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