The Office for Women’s Affairs (OWA) is seeking an advanced master’s or doctoral student to serve as the Coordinator of the Women in Science and the Academies Programs. The position is 50% FTE and remuneration includes a $18,000 stipend for 10 months and health insurance.
Job responsibilities include helping to develop and coordinate all activities related to the longstanding Women in the Science Program as well as to coordinate the Women in the Academy Initiatives, and serve as OWA’s representative to the Commission on Multi-cultural Initiatives and the Gender Incident Team. Coordinator is expected to work 20 hours per week, working most hours in the office, but may have some work hours outside the office.
QUALIFICATIONS: The successful male or female applicant must demonstrate integrity and possess excellent writing, communication and experience in communication across gender, racial, ethnic, religious, national, and other background issues. Creativity, energy and a passion for making a positive difference are essential. Computer skills are necessary. Experience with writing grants a plus.
Applicants must submit: a brief cover letter stating their interest and suitability for the position; a CV; two (2) letters of recommendation; names, titles and contact information of three work-related references; and permission to obtain academic transcript form his/her IU Department. Address materials to: Dean Yvette Alex-Assensoh, but submit materials to Mrs. Katrina Reynolds, Assistant Dean and Director of Student and Staff Advocacy, The Office for Women’s Affairs (OWA), Memorial Hall East 123, Bloomington, IN 47405. They must be received by April 1, 2011 and applicants must be available for interviews the week of April 11th. Please direct all inquiries to Mrs. Katrina Reynolds at firstname.lastname@example.org.