GSRC unleashes youth leadership for community resilience to a changing climate and cultivates a campus culture of sustainability. This pursuit informs our students' academics, career choices, and ways of life. As the University of California steps up as a global force for climate action, GSRC enables UC Irvine students to shape this legacy. The GSRC is a hub for students, providing resources, education, and programming to forward environmental balance, economic vitality, and social equity. Students, as well as campus and community partners, are invited to share a platform from which to address the root causes of ecological disruption, deepen understandings of the interdependence of all life, and engage the challenges and solutions of sustainability in a campus, community, and global context.GSRC is anchored by a physical Resource Center offering a host of student services. Students come into GSRC via affirmative outreach programs, internship/fellowship placements, and the programming pathways: Training, Campus as a Living Laboratory, and Global Engagement and Immersion.GSRC relies on a host of campus partners within Student Affairs, Academic Affairs, the Office of Sustainability, and student-led organizations to do our work. A key partner, Student Housing, extends GSRC programming explicitly into the student residential experience. The GSRC is a project of UCI Community Resilience and a collaborator with the Community Resilience Co-Lab. UCI Community Resilience cultivates shared understanding of ways that the problems of and solutions to climate change, racism and all social injustice, economic inequality, and our challenged democracy are connected. Students, faculty, staff, and community collaborators involved with UCI Community Resilience work together to design projects that are aimed at meaningful exchange, education, research, and action for social transformation. The Director of UCI Community Resilience Projects in the Office of Sustainability provides direction, support, and mentoring to GSRC-affiliated staff. The Housing Sustainability Program Manager provides co-leadership in the development of GSRC programs and is a stakeholder in the operations of the GSRC. Under the supervision of the Housing Sustainability Program Manager, the Program Coordinator is responsible for initiating, assessing, planning, and delivering ongoing innovative programming, resources, and services that serve the campus and community. The Program Coordinator assists in the design and implementation of an outreach and engagement strategy to enhance student awareness of and leadership in sustainability initiatives at UC Irvine as well as increase a shared analysis of the intersections among environmental, racial, and social injustice through this work. The Program Coordinator works closely with student leaders, faculty, staff, and community partner colleagues in delivering the highest quality co-curricular experience. GSRC Programming Pathways: Training Pathway current programs include: The Student Institute for Sustainability Leadership (SISL), EarthReps, and the University of California System-wide Carbon Neutrality/Global Food Initiatives Fellows Training. Campus as a Living Lab Pathway current programs include: The Garden Project, the Campus as a Living Lab Internship, Social Ecology and other independent study intern placements, and on-campus residential sustainability theme houses. Global Engagement and Immersion Pathway current programs include: the Costa Rica Program and the Community Resilience Co-Lab.The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.Salary: Hourly $21.54 - $22.99Total Hours: 8-5, M-FCareer Position.Final candidate subject to background check.As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.View Job Description for the position requirements.
Internal Number: 2019-0429
About University of California, Irvine (UCI)
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.