About the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
The Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy is dedicated to improving philanthropy to improve the world by training and empowering students and professionals to be innovators and leaders who create positive and lasting change. The School offers a comprehensive approach to philanthropy through its academic, research and international programs and through The Fund Raising School, the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving and the Women’s Philanthropy Institute.
Commitment to the highest ethical standards, including academic integrity and integrity of practice. Transparency and honesty in everything we do.
Respect for the intrinsic worth of all individuals and their ideas.
Inclusiveness and diversity in our policies, personnel, and programs.
Leadership in institutional development, field building, and impact on society world-wide.
Excellence in scholarship, research, teaching, training, and collaboration.
Accountability and stewardship to each other, our sector, and our community.
The Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy was established in 1987 as the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University.
We are a School at Indiana University (IU) with operations and faculty members across all IU campuses. For more information about Indiana University benefits, human resource forms, or job application instructions, please visit hra.iupui.edu.
We are located on the Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) campus, and all staff members are employees of the university
The following is a list of open positions at the School. Clicking on a position will take you to the Indiana University Human Resources website, which allows easy views of job descriptions and applications.
The Karen Lake Buttrey Director of Lake Institute on Faith & Giving reports to the Dean of the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and works with the Lake Advisory Board to set strategic directions for the Institute. The director will manage a staff of two and coordinate closely with the Lake Chair in Faith & Giving. Lake Institute and the Karen Lake Buttrey Directorship are endowed. FIND OUT MORE
The Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy invites nominations and applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor, beginning in the 2014-15 academic year, with expertise in both research and teaching relevant to the behavior and motivations for giving and volunteering. Experimentalists with experience in conducting laboratory or field experiments to investigate the giving of money, the volunteering of time, or other prosocial behavior are preferred.FIND OUT MORE
The Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy invites nominations and applications for a visionary scholar to serve as the inaugural holder of the Eileen Lamb O'Gara Endowed Chair in Women's Philanthropy. The appointment will be at the full or associate professor level. The position will commence during the 2014-15 academic year. The chair holder will be expected to provide national/international leadership to the study of gender differences in philanthropic giving, broadly defined. The successful candidate will be a recognized scholar in the area of research on gender and philanthropy. Preference will be given to candidates with quantitative methodological experience and the ability to work with large data sets, which are part of the broader IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy research program. However, candidates with qualitative research experience and/or historical approaches in the area of gender and philanthropy are also strongly encouraged to apply. The candidates' background may come from Philanthropic Studies, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Women's Studies, or other appropriate disciplinary areas. Successful candidates must also demonstrate evidence of high quality teaching.FIND OUT MORE