ICERM is a national math institute supported by the National Science Foundation. The Institute annually sponsors 12-15 large-scale thematic semester programs and their affiliated workshops, as well as topical workshops, conferences, summer programs, and special events. These events bring together scholars from around the world to discuss the latest research and to form new research partnerships.



Project Manager / Developer: Contract Position

Detailed PDF version of position/project. PDF

ICERM on behalf of the NSF funded Math Institutes, seek a contractor for 6-12 months to act as a project manager who will:

  • Assess the current system. (Outlined below)
  • Outline requirements and a detailed plan/timeline for completion of the project.
  • Draft a request for proposals and solicit developers to complete the project.*
  • Manage the project to completion.
  • Maintenance of project for a period of six months after the completion.**

*Optionally the project manager may submit a plan for completion of the project themselves and provide development services.
**The selected project manager and developer will make themselves available for debugging and feature requests at a predetermined billable rate for a period of six months after the completion of the project.


The National Science Foundation (NSF) funds eight National Institutes in the Mathematical Sciences. These institutes jointly applied for and received a supplemental grant for the creation of a common portal to allow for efficient search, retrieval, and viewing of digital media created and archived across the various institutes.


Please email a project proposal including hourly rate and estimated project total in word or PDF format to jmdb@icerm.brown.edu before August 31 2014. Candidate bids will be selected by September 12, 2014. Final decisions will be made by September 26, 2014.

Questions should be directed to jmdb@icerm.brown.edu.


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