Lecturer in the Hornstein Jewish Professional Leadership Program
Location: Waltham, Massachusetts
Internal Number: R0006447
The Hornstein Program at Brandeis UniversityÂ seeksÂ anÂ instructorÂ forÂ HRNS â“ 230A MANAGING JEWISH NONPROFITSÂ (4 credits) in the Spring 2023 semester.Â
Utilizing a mix of text-based learning with case examples from across the Jewish communal landscape, this course provides an introduction to the core areas of expertise critical for managing Jewish nonprofits,Â including the unique needs that leaders of Jewish non-profits have been facing in this time of COVID-19. In the course, students gain an understanding of critical areas of nonprofit management, including: strategic planning; legal and ethical issues; marketing and strategic communications; financial management; strategic alliances; public relations; and, IT.
Candidates with a MBA and/or at least five years of experience in senior nonprofit management, as well as at least 5 years of teaching and/or other experience appropriate to the course, will be givenÂ preference.
As a medium-sized private research university with global reach, we are dedicated to first-rate undergraduate education while making groundbreaking discoveries. Four major academic units with 3,600 undergraduates and 2,050 graduate students comprise the University: the College of Arts and Sciences, the Heller School for Social Policy and Management, the International Business School, and the Rabb School of Continuing Studies. In 1985, Brandeis was elected to membership in the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which represents the 62 leading research universities in the United States and Canada. Brandeis has been ranked among the top 35 national universities by U.S. News & World Report every year since the rankings’ inception. Our 235-acre campus is located in the suburbs of Boston, a global hub for higher education and innovation. Our faculty are leaders in their fields, as passionate about teaching and mentorship as they are about pushing the boundaries of knowledge. Our students are motivated, compassionate, curious and open to exploring new and challenging experiences. Brandeis was founded in 1948 as a nonsectarian university under the sponsorship of th...e American Jewish community to embody its highest ethical and cultural values and to express its gratitude to the United States through the traditional Jewish commitment to education. By being a nonsectarian university that welcomes students, teachers and staff of every nationality, religion and orientation, Brandeis renews the American heritage of cultural diversity, equal access to opportunity and freedom of expression.