Director of Global Risk, Health, Safety, and Security
UCIS-Office of the Director - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (20001034)
The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Director of Global Risk, Health, Safety, and Security for the University Center for International Studies.
The Director of Global Risk, Health, Safety, and Security will be the primary point person for international risk assessment, health, safety, and security training, logistics, compliance, and crisis management for the university on programs, projects, and partnerships abroad. As such, this position will review all new proposals and audit existing programs on a regular basis to ensure that they meet the standards for international programming and operations at Pitt.
The incumbent will:
Develop criteria and guide the Global Risk, Health, Safety, and Security Committee in its creation and review of policies and procedures
Oversee the collection, assessment, reporting of data on incidents, outcomes, and trends in the field to appropriate entities both internally and externally
Work with Benefits and Human Resources in relation to international travel and liability insurance, and Trade Compliance with respect to US export and embargo/sanction regulations
Work alongside Environmental Health & Safety, General Counsel, Public Safety, Risk Management, and UCIS to ensure that government-mandated standards in regard to FERPA, HIPAA, Clery, Title IX, and OSHA are maintained in university-owned or controlled facilities abroad
Create, conduct, and evaluate international risk-related training workshops for the University community
Participate in national working groups and organizations to monitor trends at peer and aspirational peer institutions to ensure that Pitt is aligned with accepted standards
Additionally, the Director will be expected to sit on campus committees, particularly within UCIS, participate and present at local, regional, and national conferences.
Some travel, both international as well as domestic, may be required.
Master's degree required in higher education administration, international legal studies, personnel administration, international affairs, public policy, or related field. Experience working with international/cross-cultural communities is essential. A minimum of five year's experience in international education is required.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Administrator.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: $46,644.00 - $76,440.00
Relocation Offered: Yes
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 20001034
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.