The Program Coordinator of Intercultural Affairs (ICA) encourages student belonging and inclusion through active and individualized care, mentoring, and support. This position will provide direction and leadership for student groups affiliated with the Multicultural Leadership Council and the Stonewall Resource Center. The person in this role is student-centered, collaborative, and intentional in their role as an educator.
Provide leadership and organizational development opportunities that align with student identity development theory
Empower student leaders to plan, develop, and execute cultural celebrations and social justice programming
Engage with student leaders to co-manage the Stonewall Resource Center to its most inclusive and effective use
Assist in creating and delivering training for students and campus constituents
Provide active identity-informed supervision in alignment with ICA’s learning goals.
Maintain Intercultural Affairs’ marketing and media presence, including web pages and social media
Protect and maintain confidentiality
Two years of diversity and inclusion related work experience
Demonstrated ability to build and connect communities
Experience contributing to inclusive workplace relationships
Ability to collaborate in diverse teams to foster productive outcomes
Ability to manage multiple social media platforms for the purpose of engaging and retaining students
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Willingness to work nights and weekends
Willingness to travel
Master’s degree in Student Affairs or related field
Experience leveraging identity development theories to assist students in discovering their abilities, aptitude, and objectives
Experience facilitating small and large group discussions
Proven ability to implement identity development theories across various marginalized groups
Experience working in a higher education setting
About Grinnell College
Since its founding in 1846, Grinnell has become one of the nation's premier liberal arts colleges, enrolling 1,700 students from all 50 states and from as many international countries. Grinnell's rigorous academic program emphasizes excellence in education for students in the liberal arts; the college offers the B.A. degree in a range of departments across the humanities, arts, sciences, and social studies. Grinnell has a strong tradition of social responsibility and action, and self-governance and personal responsibility are key components of campus life. More information about Grinnell College is available at www.grinnell.edu.