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.

Development Associate

The Development Associate works to manage, coordinate and execute all administrative needs and systems for SBS Development and External Affairs. Responsible for creating executive level, non-standard presentations, reports and other content for the Dean, Executive Director of Development (EDOD), Director of External Affairs, donors, board members and other critical constituents for SBS.

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Academic Advisor, Department of Economics, Part-time

Provide academic advising and assist with undergraduate program administration in the Department of Economics. The Academic Advisor will work with the Chief Undergraduate Advisor, Undergraduate Program Director, faculty, staff, and students to improve the undergraduate experience through the planning and implementation of new initiatives, existing programs and events, and the creation of a warm and welcoming environment to enhance student success.  This position is 87% time, or 32.5 hours a week.