Academic Program Coordinator

Rwanda (RW)
Mar 16, 2018
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs, Instructional Design
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Academic Programs Coordinator will provide high level support to UGHE’s academic programs. Working closely with the Teaching and Learning Team, the Academic Programs Coordinator will undertake administrative and project management and will support the development, execution, monitoring, and reporting of academic programs, including the MGHD.


The ideal candidate for this position is highly self-motivated and passionate about higher education and global health equity with superior attention to detail and organizational skills. The Academic Programs Coordinator will have experience with academic and administrative tasks, have the ability to work independently as well as part of a team, and have effective communication skills. The Academic Programs Coordinator will interact with staff at all levels and across offices, as well as important external constituents. S/he must be exceedingly well organized, diplomatic, flexible, resourceful, and proactive. The Academic Programs Coordinator must exhibit great discretion, handle confidential matters with the utmost care, and possess a high level of sophistication in managing complex issues.