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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.

Our Values

  • 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.

Indiana University
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
  • We are located on the Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) campus, and all staff members are employees of the university

Job Openings
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.  

With the retirement in December, 2014 of its Founding Dean, Eugene Tempel, Indiana University's Lilly Family School of Philanthropy seeks nominations and applications for his successor. The University has engaged AGB Search of Washington DC to assist in this search. For inquiries, nominations, or further information, please go to
Part-time Administrative Support Assistant The Lilly Family School of Philanthropy is currently seeking an hourly administrative support person to assist in general office support of the Executive Director of ARNOVA, especially assisting with and follow-through on details coordinating member and board events; managing the calendar; prepare and distribute materials to member, committees, and board; and work with confidential membership records for up to 25 hours a week. In addition, the individual will work with other ARNOVA staff in accomplishing the work of the unit. Basic computer operation and knowledge of Microsoft Word. Accuracy is imperative.