Events and Employment Opportunities

We are always looking for talented individuals who want to join our team and support our mission. Below, when they are available, you can find information about full-time and student employment positions, as well as information about events hosted by the Center and its affiliates. Visit our Student Opportunities page for more information about how students can get involved with the Center.

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Full-Time Employment Opportunities

Grants Manager
The Grants Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day management of a portfolio of complex contracts, grants, and gifts. Pre-award responsibilities include grant preparation, budget development, and application submissions in coordination with program staff. Post-award responsibilities include contracts management, financial tracking, reconciliations, and reporting. It offers an exciting opportunity to learn and improve upon processes, create workflows, and work in collaboration with members of the HCDC team, as well as colleagues in departments across HGSE, including the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP). This position requires clear and concise communication with everyone involved in the full life cycle of an award.Read the full job description and apply.

Project Coordinator
Reporting to the Director of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging (EDIB) Strategy the Project Coordinator will perform a variety of complex and confidential administrative and clerical duties to support the Finance, Equity and Administration (FEA) team at the Center on the Developing Child. The Project Coordinator will interact with multiple constituencies on behalf of the Director of EDIB Strategy and must maintain the highest levels of professionalism and confidentiality. This person will need calendar management experience and must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities. Apply today.

All available full-time positions at the Center on the Developing Child are posted on Harvard’s employment website at Applicants for employment with Harvard University must apply for the specific job opening through this site. When searching for openings at the Center, select “Harvard Graduate School of Education” as the School/Unit or enter “Center on the Developing Child” in the Keyword field. For more information, please contact Harvard University Employment Services at (617) 495-2772.

Student Employment Opportunities

We offer work for highly motivated students in our offices at 50 Church Street and in the labs of our affiliated faculty across the campus. As opportunities become available, we will share them on this page. Sign up here to receive information on employment opportunities. Visit our Student Opportunities page for more information about other ways students can get involved with the Center.

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