Kern Leadership Fellow

Joseph H. Lauder Institute for Management & International Studies
  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 28

Position description

The Lauder Institute invites applications for the position of Kern Leadership Fellow in International Studies.  Appropriate candidates will have demonstrated practitioner and/or scholarly expertise in the field of leadership development, and will be able to provide expertise and academic programming support.  Duties may include research, writing, guest lecturing, and/or student advising.  Experience lecturing and leading professional school students is highly desirable. The length of the appointment is up to one academic year (July 2017-2018), with the possibility of renewal.  Remuneration will be based on qualifications, duties, and length of stay.  

Deadline: Applications will be considered beginning March 30, 2017.

Minimum Requirements: (1) Senior practitioner with demonstrated high-level leadership role(s) and/or completed PhD or doctorate by the time of appointment; (2) Open to any industry or any social science or humanities discipline; (3) Explicit identification of suitability and expertise based on the preferred qualifications below; and (4) Fluency in at least one language besides English.

Preferred Qualifications: The Lauder Institute especially seeks expertise in the fields of consumption, cultural affairs, finance, natural resources, philanthropy, science and technology, and/or sustainability, especially as applied to government affairs, international business, international finance, and/or international law.  In addition, we are especially interested in candidates with experience in the areas of intercultural competency development, designing experiential learning modules, qualitative research methods and/or policy advocacy or research.

Application instructions

A brief letter summarizing the applicant’s qualifications, a description of a proposed set of activities, a current CV, and three letters of recommendation. 

Contact Information: Director, Lauder Institute, c/o Please submit all files electronically.

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