Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Western North Carolina, UNC Asheville is the designated public liberal arts campus in the University of North Carolina system. UNC Asheville is nationally known for the quality of our student-centered teaching, mentoring of undergraduates in research, interdisciplinary learning, and striving to be an inclusive campus community. UNC Asheville is committed to promoting diversity and a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and the ability to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds. Staff members are encouraged to take an active role to engage in the institution's efforts in promoting diversity and inclusion throughout the workplace. The successful candidate is expected to foster an inclusive work culture where uniqueness of beliefs, backgrounds, talents, capabilities and ways of living are respected and welcomed. Women, traditionally under-represented minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Classification Title : Deputy Title IX Coordinator
Department : Student Affairs - Office of the Vice Chancellor
Full-Time/Part-Time : Full-Time
Months per Year : 12 Months
The Deputy Title IX Coordinator is responsible for supporting the Title IX Coordinator with coordination and managing the programmatic implementation and operation of the day-to-day responsibilities associated with UNC Asheville's institutional equity program and compliance obligations under Title IX, Title VI, Title VII, ADA/Section 504, VAWA, the Clery Act, and other related federal and state laws. This role also assists in managing the protection of minors on campus program.
While compliance is an essential responsibility of the Title IX Office, the Deputy Title IX Coordinator will be instrumental in supporting the office's efforts to foster a safe, respectful, inclusive, and responsive campus culture. To ensure that the office achieves this aim, it is essential that the Deputy TIX Coordinator build and maintain positive rapport with all campus constituencies, including students, faculty, staff, and administrators, as well as community partners. The position also serves as the primary point of contact for communications, such as responding to inquiries and issues from any internal or external sources including campus administrators, students, faculty, staff, and visitors.
Minimum Education/Experience/Skill :
Master's degree in a related field. May also consider a bachelor's degree and significant related experience.
Two to three years of progressively responsible work experience as a sexual violence prevention and intervention specialist or supporting the functions of a Title IX or Civil Rights office, and a minimum of two years with direct experience working on Title IX, the Clery Act, VAWA, and other related federal and state statues, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Education/Experience/Skill :
Two to three years of work experience in higher education
Prior experience as a Title IX or civil rights investigator
Experience in conducting investigations
Prior experience in case and records database, such as Maxient is a plus.
Quick Link for Positing : 6287
UNC Asheville is committed to equality and diversity of experiences for our students, applicants and employees. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply regardless of socio-economic status, gender expression, gender and sexual identity, culture, and ideological beliefs. UNC Asheville is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will not discriminate against applicants and employees on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other legally protected status with respect to all terms, conditions, and privileges of university-sponsored activities, employment, and the use of university facilities.
About The University of North Carolina at Asheville
As the only dedicated liberal arts institution in the University of North Carolina system, UNC Asheville kindles learning by offering students an intellectually rigorous education that builds critical thinking and workforce skills to last a lifetime. Small class size, award-winning faculty and a nationally acclaimed undergraduate research program foster innovation as well as recognition.The cornerstone of a liberal arts education is the ability to explore the connections between many different subjects as well as the options available. So learning here expands well beyond the classroom walls. Focusing on undergraduate studies, we help students dig into learning, whether they participate in faculty-mentored research projects, undertake career-related internships, study abroad, or join service projects aimed at improving the quality of life at home and around the world. We encourage everyone to seek challenges, seize opportunities and become a doer as well as a thinker.At UNC Asheville, we’ve created an environment for exploring the world as well as more than 30 different majors. About 3,900 undergraduate students and about 330 full- and part-time faculty bring the campus alive with ...a genuine hunger to understand and contribute to the human experience. Amid the culturally rich setting of Asheville, North Carolina, in the Blue Ridge Mountains, it’s all designed to spark a lifelong quest to know more — a fire that will grow brighter in the future.