• Organization TypeInstitute
  • Staff1001-5000
  • Development Budget100 Million - 500 Million
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1851

Northwestern University (NU)

Northwestern University (NU) is a private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago in Illinois, United States. Northwestern has 12 undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools offering 124 undergraduate degrees and 145 graduate and professional degrees. The main campus is a 240-acre parcel in Evanston, along the shores of Lake Michigan. The university's law and medical schools are located on a 25-acre campus in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood. In 2008, the University opened a campus in Education City, Doha, Qatar with programs in journalism and communication. In academic year 2010-2011, Northwestern enrolled 8,397 undergraduate and 7,870 graduate and professional students. Northwestern has one of the largest university endowments in the United States, valued at $7.9 billion in 2013. One of only 62 institutions elected to the Association of American Universities (1917), Northwestern was awarded more than $500 million in research grants in 2010–2011, placing it in the first tier of the major research universities in the United States by the Center for Measuring University Performance. Its schools of journalism, management, engineering, and communication, for example, are among the most academically productive in the nation. Northwestern is a founding member of the Big Ten Conference and remains the only private university in the conference. 
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Careers

Job openings over the past year

5Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Prospect Research Consultant, Prospect Research and Management
    United States
  • Program Assistant 3, New York Regional Office
    United States

Staff at Northwestern University (NU) have experience in

Sectors

  • monitoring / evaluation
  • development
  • public administration
  • research & development
  • data management

Funders

  • goal global

Countries

  • united states
  • mexico
  • saudi arabia
  • el salvador
  • azerbaijan

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Experience

Research & Development
Data Management
Economic Policy
Architecture / Design
Climate Change
Tertiary Education
Facilities / Infrastructure
Banking & Finance Budgeting
Medicine
HIV/AIDS

Contract Awards

Provision of Services to Develop an Assessment Tool for Neurodevelopment of Infant and Toddlers

United States Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) - United States

Provision of Improved Education Systems or Support

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (B&MGF)

Provision of Access to Global Health Solutions

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (B&MGF)

Provision of Access to Support Family Health or Services

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (B&MGF)

Provision of Access to Support Family Health or Services

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (B&MGF)

Provision of Access to Global Health Solutions

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (B&MGF)

Which Stars Lead to Black Hole Collisions?

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Evanston
  • 633 Clark Street
  • United States
  • Chicago
  • Qatar
  • Doha