Employment Opportunities

The College of Social & Behavioral Sciences at UMass Amherst is proud to have a dedicated, passionate, and diverse community of faculty and staff. We are currently hiring for the positions below, and look forward to hearing from you!

For a list of all open positions at UMass and SBS, please visit the UMass Human Resources webpage.

Academic Advisor - Department of Communication

Under the direction of the Chief Undergraduate Advisor and Chair, provides comprehensive advising for undergraduate students in the Communication major as well as University undeclared and exploratory students. Works closely with other advising personnel to ensure high quality advising, academic, and support services for all students, with particular emphasis on programmatic needs for first-year, transfer, and at-risk students. Uses computer-based registration and academic records technology, such as Spire and Moodle. Assists with the planning, execution, and communication of events, orientations, and other undergraduate student programming initiatives in the Department of Communication. Responsive to the needs of a large number of highly diverse students and works in a high volume and fast-paced work environment.  This is a permanent 43-week position.

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Assistant Dean and Executive Director of the SBS Advising Resource Center

The Assistant Dean and Executive Director of the SBS ARC is responsible for planning, coordinating, and carrying out the activities of the SBS ARC. These activities include leading academic advising for SBS Exploratory Track students and for the Global Education requirement, development of student success initiatives, new student orientation, partnering with student recruitment, and peer advising programs.

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