Student Services Program Coordinator II

Internal Title: Assistant Director for Multicultural Student Affairs

Posting Number: STA00247PO17

College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support

Department: Student Life

Advertised Salary Range: $38,014

Part/Full-time: Full Time

Job Search Category: Student Services

Advertised Job Summary: The assistant director for Multicultural Student Affairs will create and expand the various peer mentor and retention programs to assist in the recruitment, retention and matriculation needs of historically marginalized students at the University of South Carolina. The assistant director will primarily oversee the peer mentor program development, support services, program assessment and student evaluation that will not only aid in the retention of historically marginalized student identities but their progression to on-time graduation. This staff member will also collaborate with campus partners to develop effective mentoring, advising, evaluation, and intervention systems for historically marginalized students to provide departmental support and guidance on effective methods for retaining and providing cultural and campus support and providing individual support to students in their academic pursuits and personal development.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Master's degree in Higher Education and 3 years of related experience working with underserved student populations, and relevant experiences with diversity and social justice education, experience in understanding cultural competence and historically marginalized student issues in higher education. A flexible work schedule is required. Evening and weekend hours will be required.

EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.