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Grant Writing and Program Management

Grant writing and program management is a catch-all for an array of potential careers across research foundations, non-profits, libraries, private sector companies and scientific organizations, to name a few.  Most importantly, PhDs with the requisite skills and academic background  are in high demand.

For those in search of a few examples, our PhD Career Finder has explored personal narratives for PhD’s in the grant writing area (see here).

Otherwise jump into this week’s representative jobs listing below or, for university subscribers, check our larger SmartJobs page.


Head, East Asian Library, USC

Program Manager, Asian Family Institute

Program Officer, Homelessness, United Way

The Children’s Opportunity Fund, Data and Research, Americorp

Director of Government Accounts,


VP and Chief Research and Knowledge Officer, Fountain House

VP, Clinical Research and Policy, Assoc. of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses

Project Manager (Chemistry), New York Academy of Sciences

Education and Outreach Coordinator, Center for Integrated Cellular Analysis

Director of Program Development and Strategy, UCSF

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For access to more jobs as well as archived and searchable opportunities, visit our SmartJobs page. Note: SmartJobs access requires a university affiliation. User-generated jobs are open to all members and can be accessed here.

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