Assistant Director

Location
Hoboken, NJ
Posted
Feb 28, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Description

Stevens Institute of Technology is seeking an Assistant Director for the Office Graduate Student Affairs. The Office of Graduate Student Affairs strive to foster a collegial and positive environment for all members of the campus community.
The Assistant Director of Student Affairs will support and foster community among more than 2000 graduate and doctoral students. The incumbent will assume primary responsibility over 1) Graduate Enrichment Series, 2) Orientation (Fall and Spring) -programming and implementation, 3) Academic Integrity, 4) Representative on the Stevens CARE Team and 5) work closely with international student population with general support, while establishing and tracking student learning outcomes.
The ideal candidate possess the following competencies:
• ability to work independently as well as collaboratively,
• excellent project follow-through ability,
• communication skills focused on interactions/relationships,
• analytical, reasoning and problem solving skills,
• polished presentation skills,
• an active interest in developing resources and programs relevant to the student population's needs and interest,
• support the Director in facilitating relationships with internal and external units that promote diversity efforts and inclusion of all graduate students.
The Assistant Director will lead the development and management of student programming on campus with focus on academic and professional development, and cultural needs specifically via the Graduate Enrichment Series. S/he will provide logistical support and on-site supervision for activities as needed. The incumbent will also work collaboratively with students, faculty, and staff across campus to develop support and retention, and support academic and student success departmental resources and student activities. Additional areas of responsibility will include but not limited to:
• Graduate Enrichment Series,
• Graduate Women's Programs,
• Master Thesis Series,
• Academic Integrity programming,
• Commencement and traditional event coverage, which may occur nights and/or weekends.

Department
GRAD STUDENT LIFE

General Submission Guidelines:

In order to be considered a candidate for any job at Stevens, you must submit an online application. Please attach a cover letter and resume with each application. Other requirements for consideration may depend on the job.

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EEO Statement:

Stevens Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accordingly, Stevens adheres to an employment policy that prohibits discriminatory practices or harassment against candidates or employees based on legally impermissible factor(s) including, but not necessarily limited to, race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, nationality, citizenship status, age, ancestry, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, disability, or any protected military or veteran status.

Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Stevens is a federal contractor under the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as other federal statutes.

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