Jobs at TRI


Jobs at TRI

The Teaching Research Institute is an organization whose mission is dedicated to working to improve education and human services organizations. We have a diverse staff who work together and who work with a variety of education and human service organizations in the local area, in Oregon, the region and the country.


TRI Fast Facts

  • 64 employees
  • Ages 18-71
  • Length of employment 1 month to 45 years
  • Part-time and full time employment
  • Advantages include taking classes at staff rates and potential for career development



Current Openings

Project Specialist, National Center on Deaf-Blindness (NCDB)

Focus: Technology and Media Services & Support

The Teaching Research Institute (TRI) at Western Oregon University (WOU) is seeking a full-time, 12-month fixed term Project Specialist for the National Center on Deaf-Blindness (NCDB). The appointment is renewed through an annual Notice of Appointment, dependent upon satisfactory job performance and/or continued funding. TRI is a unique organization whose mission is to inform and facilitate change in educational and human service systems. The Institute is located in historic Todd Hall at Western Oregon University enrolling over 6,000 students. The 157-acre campus is located in Monmouth, 20 minutes from the state capital of Salem in the heart of the Willamette Valley. It is less than an hour drive to either the coast or the mountains and 70 miles southwest of Portland.

For more information: JOB309-TRI NCDB Project Specialist Tech and Media.pdf

School-Age Enrichment Teacher

The Teaching Research Institute (TRI) of Western Oregon University is seeking a part-time, nine-month Teacher for the TRI-Child Development Center. The appointment is renewed through an annual Notice of Appointment, dependent upon satisfactory job performance. The Teaching Research Institute Child Development Center seeks to provide quality care and education to young children ages 30 months through 10 years of age and their families. The goal of the Child Development Center is accomplished through providing a safe, nurturing and enriching environment. We do this by meeting the individual developmental needs of children and fostering a joy of lifelong learning in the children we serve. The Child Development Center supports families by providing them with educational information, resources and guidance to assist them in improving the lives of their children and their families.

For more information: Job308-SchoolAgeTeacher.pdf










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