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Coordinator, Student Organization Development

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Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Student Affairs


 Student Life


Reporting to the Assistant Director for Student Life, the incumbent creates opportunities and coordinates programs that promote student involvement and leadership. Specific duties include:  develops and implements creative strategies for supporting student organization development and success, expanding membership in student organizations, helping organizations identify opportunities to work together, and building effective relationships with organization advisors; serves as a front-line advisor to student organization members looking to plan events; evaluates and assesses student involvement trends and outcomes on campus; supervises the Involvement Peers in the Student Involvement Center; assists in the development and implementation of a comprehensive Office of Student Life program that empowers students, provides leadership experiences, builds community, and enhances academic endeavors; and performs other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Requires a Master's degree in higher education or related field.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • One year experience in higher education/student life related area

  • Strong knowledge and experience with student activities/event planning

  • Displayed knowledge of college student development principles

  • Demonstrated commitment to meeting the needs of diverse student populations and student organizations

  • Ability to interact effectively with broad campus constituents and partners

  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Excellent organizational and time management abilities
  • Comfort with high-paced, dynamic work environment and strong team player mentality

  • Customer Service Skills
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional references (including current telephone numbers and e-mail addresses) with your application.

Screening of Applications Begins: For best consideration please submit application materials by January 26, 2018 (applications will be accepted until the position is filled).
Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. 
Hours: Full-Time
Type: Regular
FLSA Status: Exempt
 Equal Opportunity Statement:  UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Work Authorization   As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.


Advertised: Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled

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