July 9th, 2008


Job Opening at progressive liberal arts college in MA

This is a position opening up at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA (my old school.) I thought I'd pass the word along here.

Coordinator of Queer Student Services
Posted: July 8, 2008
Search Status: Accepting Resumes

We are accepting applications for a coordinator of queer student services. 

Under the direction of the associate dean of student development, the coordinator of queer student services provides programmatic and administrative support for the activities and initiatives of the Queer Community Alliance Center. Responsibilities include the development, delivery, and evaluation of a comprehensive program on gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer issues (GLBTQ). 

This is a part-time, 25-hour-per-week, 10-½ month position with an employment cycle of August 1st to June 15th. Bachelor’s degree required, master’s preferred; 2-3 years progressively responsible experience in student affairs or related area; demonstrated effectiveness working with college students; experience working with culturally diverse groups; commitment to and understanding of gender, diversity, and class issues; ability to work collaboratively with faculty, students, and staff; able to mentor students and foster an environment of collaboration; must be computer literate and have excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills. This position requires weekend and evening hours.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.  Send letter of interest, resume, and names/phone numbers of three professional references to:

Coordinator of Queer Student Services Search
Human Resources Office
Hampshire College
Amherst, MA 01002

Stephen Pereira, Jr.
Associate Dean of Student Development

Office of Student Services
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 559-4960 voice
(413) 559-5663 fax