Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
The Programs Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to the Director of Graduate Studies. Position includes coordination of all correspondence and applications for the graduate program, maintenance of graduate student files, oversight of all graduate student aid and salaries, and maintenance of the departmental website. Expected to help with additional office work for the History Department. Must be able to work well with students, faculty, and other staff.
Position Details: Department: 053881 - History Position: 00006238 - Programs Assistant This is an academic year position - 43 weeks per year.
Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $31,390 to $39,230; salary commensurate with relevant experience.
High school degree required; bachelors degree preferred.
Two to three years working in an office setting is required.
Candidates must be able to work effectively with technology.
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
Internal Number: 3062
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.