Research Officer, Education Leadership

Job Application Due Date: 1/31/22
Hiring Company/Organization: The Wallace Foundation

About The Wallace Foundation

The mission of the Wallace Foundation, an independent, national, New York-based philanthropy with $2 billion in assets, is to foster equity and improvements in learning and enrichment for young people, and in the arts for everyone.

Position Description

The Research Officer will manage a suite of grants for the Equity-Centered Pipeline Initiative, a new five-year initiative focused on equity-centered leadership. The officer will also support effective dissemination of lessons learned, collaborate within Education Leadership Strategy and Implementation teams, and contribute to the Research Unit’s capacity. With the Director of Research, they will identify gaps in the knowledge base, develop RFPs, and manage grantee selection and award process.