DIRECTOR, GRADUATE AFFAIRS, College of Arts & Sciences, Graduate School Tracking Code23500233440405Job Description
Reporting to the Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (GRS), the Director of Graduate Affairs is responsible for the overall management and supervision of the Records and Graduate Services staff and all matters they oversee. The position is charged with fostering growth in student services and support, data management and acquisition, curricular changes, records policies, and successful completion of graduate degrees including oversight of the Graduate Allocation and Graduate Events budgets. The position oversees the implementation of policy and procedural changes and ensures that their implications to all constituents are considered thoughtfully and negotiated to foster positive outcomes. The incumbent will continuously advocate for graduate student health, wellness, professional development, and success through collaboration with faculty, staff, students, central administration, and GRS and CAS staff.
A cover letter is required for consideration.
- Bachelor's degree and five years of experience required with 3+ years of direct management experience; Master's degree preferred.
- Experience in higher education administration is required; experience working with graduate students preferred.
- Excellent organization, written and verbal communication, supervising and counseling skills required.
Please note all newly hired staff and faculty will need to be in compliance with Boston University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement within 30 days of date of hire. You must upload your vaccine documentation or request a medical or religious exemption (instructions). For further information on the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit the COVID-19 Resources site.
We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military service, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or because of marital, parental, or veteran status. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Job LocationBOSTON, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular