Humanities Administrator (Archives)

at National Endowment for the Humanities (view profile)
Published June 6, 2022
Location Washington, DC
Category Public or Governmental  
Job Type Full-time  
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Minimum Compensation in Local Currency 89,834
Maximum Compensation in Local Currency 138,868
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NEH is an independent grant-making agency of the government dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities.

The Division of Preservation and Access provides leadership and support for a sustained national effort to preserve and increase the availability of resources important for research, education, and public programming in the humanities.

The Humanities Administrator:

  • Reviews grant proposals and assess eligibility and consistency with Endowment goals.
  • Arranges for review and evaluation of grant proposals by peer review panelists.
  • Presents Division policies, procedures, and funding recommendations orally and in writing to internal and external audiences.
  • Promotes the work of the Division and larger goals of the Endowment to outside constituents.
  • Works collaboratively with other Division staff members to accomplish these duties.