Program Coordinator, Intercultural Center
Program Coordinator, Intercultural Center
Department: Office Of The President
Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Program Coordinator for the Intercultural Center, which reports to the Office of the President.
The incumbent would be responsible for sustaining, developing and implementing programs, initiatives, and events that assist in the engagement, success, and retention of minoritized students, and offers guidance and support to these student populations. Applications received by August 1, 2021 will receive the fullest consideration.
Opened in 2019, the Intercultural Center provides programs, educational opportunities, and policy/practice consultation that supports the academic, social, and professional success of historically underrepresented campus community members including, but not limited to, People of Color, LGBTQIA+, first-generation, low-income, international, and religious minority members of Monmouth University. In addition, the IC promotes university-wide shifts towards diversity, inclusion, and respect while fostering a sense of shared responsibility for enacting equity across our diverse community of students, faculty, staff, administration, neighbors, and alumni.
A complete list of job duties is available at http://jobs.monmouth.edu.
Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Required Skills or Software:
Basic Knowledge of MS Word 2013, Basic Knowledge of MS Excel 2013, Must be able to utilize a variety of computer software programs in order to successfully complete assigned tasks, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately, Must be able to operate a variety of office equipment
Required Years of Experience: 2
Two years of demonstrated experience working with underrepresented college students (e.g. students of color, LGBTQIA+ students, first-generation students, and low-income students) in program implementation and mentoring, as well as event planning, programming and promotion with and for students in a higher education environment, inclusive of undergraduate employment or graduate internship/assistantships in similar student-serving centers in higher education or community-based organizations.
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, time management, and communication skills. Ability to work occasional evening hours and weekends.
Master’s Degree in student affairs administration, higher education, social work, or a closely-related field. Basic graphic design skills in Adobe or Canva as well as event marketing experience.
Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply and see the job duties for this position no later than the deadline date.
Posting Date: 07/12/2021
Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,700 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including three doctoral programs.
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Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the University's student-athletes.
A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your Money.”
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