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We’re Hiring an Administrative Assistant

We’re Hiring an Administrative Assistant

Perform responsible administrative and clerical duties of a complex and confidential nature in support of the Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies (VPIS), especially a wide variety of clerical, budgetary, and administrative responsibilities that maintain efficiency in organizational operations. In all activities, this position holds a responsibility to nurture a university community that is accessible, diverse, […]

Ed Balleisen on Catalyzing Collaborative Interdisciplinary Research

Ed Balleisen on Catalyzing Collaborative Interdisciplinary Research

Ed Balleisen, Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies at Duke, has been a part of the Tobin Project since 2006, chairing the Economic Regulation Working Group through two major conferences and coediting Government and Markets: Toward a New Theory of Regulation. Founded in 2005, the Tobin Project is an independent, nonprofit research organization motivated by the […]

Bass Connections Follow-on Student Research Funding

Bass Connections Follow-on Student Research Funding

Deadline: April 15, 2016 Opportunity Bass Connections brings together faculty and students—from all levels and schools—in interdisciplinary research teams. Faculty, graduate and professional students, undergraduates and post-docs apply their skills and perspectives to generate creative solutions to complex problems in five theme areas. In addition to more than 40 project teams each year, Bass Connections […]

Duke University TeachX Initiative Pilot Week March 21-25, 2016

Duke University TeachX Initiative Pilot Week March 21-25, 2016

Calling all Duke faculty—TeachX registration is now open! From March 21-25, we are piloting a new week-long opportunity, TeachX, for Duke faculty members to visit selected classes offered by their colleagues across the university. Many Duke faculty from all schools and several institutes and initiatives have chosen to open up their classroom to Duke faculty […]

We’re Hiring a Website Administrator

We’re Hiring a Website Administrator

The Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions and Interdisciplinary Studies at Duke seek a website administrator to perform a variety of technical and creative duties for their WordPress and Drupal websites. The website administrator will be responsible for overseeing the development and management of these sites—http://nicholasinstitute.duke.edu/, http://sites.nicholasinstitute.duke.edu/, http://interdisciplinary.duke.edu/, https://rubensteinfellows.duke.edu, and https://bassconnections.duke.edu/, as well as the […]