Reporting to the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Life & Leadership and Dean of Students, the Director of the DREAM Center is responsible for the overall management, evaluation and long-term planning for the Center. The Director develops goals and objectives, establishes budgetary and program priorities, identifies future resource needs, and recommends sources for same. The Director collaborates to improve outcomes related to the recruitment, development, enrichment, inclusion, retention, and student experience of Undocumented students in all disciplines across the campus. The Director manages the planning, implementation and assessment of co-curricular programs and services to support and engage undocumented undergraduate and graduate students. The Director serves as subject matter expert and as a liaison to campus and community partners with regard to undocumented students. The Director manages a varied and complex set of co-curricular services and programs intended to advance knowledge of and awareness about UCI's diverse undocumented community and will develop new programming that will address issues of diversity, equity and inclusion. The Director supports students in their pursuit of academic excellence, promotes leadership development and advises student organizations. In addition, the Director is responsible for identifying and accessing off-campus community resources to meet the above goals. Further, the Director will be responsible for the recruitment, hiring and supervision of professional staff and students. Specific responsibilities include: administrative and policy interpretation, strategic planning, fiscal management, facility management, and program development and implementation. Serves as campus expert in academic achievement development, program planning, and related policies for undocumented undergraduate and graduate students. Develops, implements campus-wide programs working with educational partners and senior management. Responsible for the communication and distribution of time-sensitive information and educational materials across campus. Regularly advises campus management and student groups on a wide range of issues for 'at risk' undocumented student populations including academic achievement, high impact student services, campus climate issues, and the complex and rapidly changing immigration policies impacting undocumented students. Also understands the contemporary undocumented student experience to project future higher education needs. Identifies and accesses off-campus community resources, seeks extramural funding and engages in fundraising efforts to meet the Center's objectives.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: Range $59,623 - 81,070Total Hours: 8-5, M-FCareer Position.Must be able to work occasional evenings, weekends and special events.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.Click here to see the Stu Life & Lead website.View Job Description for the position requirements.
Internal Number: 2019-1745
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