This position works independently to manage all administrative aspects of the undergraduate and graduate programs in the Department of Sociology. The incumbent works directly with the Director of the Masterâ™s Program (DMP), the Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS), the Department Chair, the Academic Department Manager (ADM), the Student Affairs Manager (PhD), the Graduate School, the School of Professional Studies (SPS) and the Registrar among other offices on campus to implement curricular directives and mandates to meet program goals.
The incumbent works independently to provide support around Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) issues related to the graduate programs within the department.Â Â
This position reports to the ADM, and works closely with the Student Affairs Manager (PhD) to ensure faculty and students are supported.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree with 3 to 5 years of related experience, or the equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Strong planning, organizational and time management skills with demonstrated ability to independently manage multiple tasks, set priorities, and meet deadlines.
Highly effective oral and written communication skills.
High proficiency and strong experience in Microsoft Office software for word processing (Word), spreadsheet applications (Excel), presentations (PowerPoint), and in moving material among these various applications, including documents and files in PDF format.
Demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups of people.
Experience with GSIM, Slate and creating databases preferred.
Possess a willingness and ability to support and promote a diverse and inclusive campus community.Â
All offers of employment are contingent upon a criminal background check and education verification satisfactory to Brown University.
Recruiting Start Date:
Job Posting Title:
Student Affairs Manager
Department of Sociology
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
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