Program Coordinator, Cultural Centers, CMASS (2 positions
Job no: 498270
Work type: Staff Full Time
Location: UMass Amherst
Department: AISP Administration
Categories: Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, Theater/Performing Arts
About UMass Amherst:
UMass Amherst, the Commonwealth's flagship campus, is a nationally ranked public research university offering a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. The University sits on nearly 1,450-acres in the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, and offers a rich cultural environment in a bucolic setting close to major urban centers. In addition, the University is part of the Five Colleges (including Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College, and Smith College), which adds to the intellectual energy of the region.
Under direction of the Director of the Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success (CMASS), the Program Coordinator for Cultural Centers will provide direction and leadership for campus-based cultural centers. Primary focus areas of responsibility include learning-driven program development, facilitation, implementation, and assessment; collaborating on and coordinating community-building and inclusion-centered opportunities for students of all backgrounds; project management; and, ensuring aligned staff are well positioned to succeed in their work. Additionally, the Program Coordinator is responsible for managing allocated financial, staffing and space resources to their best and most effective use. The cultural centers are: Josephine White Eagle Cultural Center (JWECC), Latinx American Cultural Center (LACC), Malcolm X Cultural Center (MXCC), and Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center (YKCC).