Onassis Postdoctoral Fellow for Humanities Education and Outreach

Institution Name 
The Paideia Institute for Humanistic Study
Position Rank 
Area of Specialty 
Additional Desirable Specialties 
Curriculum Development
This position is 
Application Deadline 
April 30, 2018

The Paideia Institute is currently accepting applications for three full-time positions in its New York offices. To apply, please send a resume/CV and cover letter to info@paideia-institute.org, indicating which position you are applying for in the subject-line.

Onassis Postdoctoral Fellow for Humanities Education and Outreach

With generous support from the Onassis Foundation, the Paideia Institute is seeking a Classics Ph.D. for a one-year postdoctoral fellowship in its New York Office.  Competitive candidates will have a strong knowledge of Ancient Greek literature and culture, an interest in outreach and public education, an entrepreneurial attitude, and an openness to exploring a non-traditional career in the humanities outside of Academia.  Responsibilities will include curriculum creation for the Aequora program with a focus on Ancient Greek, management of the Aequora and Legion Project networks, a supervisory role in the Institute's Summer Humanities Internship in Rome, and teaching in Paideia's Living Greek in Greece High School program.


The Paideia Institute is seeking a development officer to work in its New York office. Applicants should have a background in fundraising, grant-writing, and donor management and should be familiar with CRM software. The development officer’s duties will include donor management and grant-writing, as well as working closely with the President to form fundraising strategies. B.A. required.


The Paideia Institute is seeking a program manager to work in its New York office. Responsibilities will be mainly administrative, including management of the Institute's correspondence and program applications as well as assisting on development and outreach. B.A. required.


EEO Statement

The Paideia Institute provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, The Paideia Institute provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
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This position does not require any teaching
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