[APRA-NW] Job Posting: Research Associate Position at University of Puget Sound

Cecilia A Hogan chogan at ups.edu
Fri Jan 9 08:40:38 PST 2009

Hello APRA-NW Members,

The research associate position at the University of Puget Sound is
open. (Erin Culbertson is still here - she is moving across the hall to
become a development officer!) Here is an abbreviated job description,
the link to the Puget Sound Web site for the position, and how to apply.
Thank you for your consideration.

Research Associate
Office of University Relations

The research associate identifies, tracks, and reports about potential
funding sources for the university by collecting, analyzing and
synthesizing affiliation and financial information. Reporting to the
director of University Relations Research, the research associate
collaborates with other staff members to formulate strategies of
engagement, cultivation, and solicitation to meet Puget Sound's
fund-raising goals. The research associate is also responsible for
conceptualizing and requesting analytical reports that will aggregate
information; researching and producing biographical reports about
individuals, corporations and foundations for senior management;
performing information searches using fee-based and free database
products and other resources; and collaborating with the director
regarding budget issues, the annual plan for the department, and the
management of student staff members.

The research associate should possess a bachelor's degree and at least
two years of related experience, preferably in prospect research. For
additional candidate qualifications, please see the full job description
on the University of Puget Sound Web site at

The University of Puget Sound is an independent, residential liberal
arts college with approximately 2500 undergraduates and 200 graduate
students enrolled in three programs. The university, as a community of
learning, maintains a strong commitment to teaching excellence,
scholarly engagement, and fruitful student-faculty interaction. Puget
Sound seeks to develop in its students capacities for critical analysis,
aesthetic appreciation, sound judgment, and apt expression that will
sustain a lifetime of intellectual curiosity, active inquiry, and
reasoned independence.

As a strategic goal and through our core values, University of Puget
Sound is committed to an environment that welcomes and supports
diversity. We seek diversity of identity, thought, perspective, and
background in our students, faculty, and staff. EOE/AA

A review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until
the position is filled. To apply, submit letter of interest, resume and
names of three references to:

Research Associate Search - 1008

University of Puget Sound

1500 North Warner #1007

Tacoma, WA 98416-1007

>From campus,


Cecilia Hogan
Director, University Relations Research
University of Puget Sound
1500 North Warner St. #1087
Tacoma, WA 98416 USA

chogan at ups.edu

www.ups.edu <http://www.ups.edu/>

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