STUDENT AFFAIRS SPECIALIST IV
Position Summary: The Assistant Director for Multicultural Services and Programs (MSP) reports to the Director of Multicultural Services and Programs. This position is responsible for providing leadership with regard to planning, advising, developing and implementing of a variety of programs and services that promote social justice education, multicultural awareness, intercultural engagement, and honors intersections of identity. The Assistant Director will directly supervise two Senior Coordinators. Additionally, the Assistant Director leads the assessment and outreach efforts of the office in addition to working closely with student organizations within MSP to ensure proper leadership training and development.
Responsibilities: Manage and assess The Intersection programming space in the Tate Student Center. Develop and establish programming that advances social justice. Recruit, train, and supervise student assistants and volunteers. Implement social justice education platform that includes campus outreach, retreat experiences, and student leadership development.
Qualifications: Master's degree required AND two (2) years of relevant experience. OR Bachelor's degree in a relevant field AND four (4) years of relevant experience. OR Eight (8) years of experience in a relevant field.
About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
Full time/Part time: Full Time
EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.