Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF INTERCULTURAL ENGAGEMENT FOR LBGTQ+ SERVICES , Division of Student Life (DSL)-LBGTQ+ Services , to serve as a member of the Social Justice Programming and Cross-Cultural Engagement (SPXCE) team, with a cross functional focus on LBGTQ+ Services and Multicultural Programs. Will provide support, advising, and cocurricular leadership and inclusion programs for and regarding students of diverse gender, romantic, and sexual identities at MIT, including LBGTQ+ (lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender, queer, questioning) and allying students, activities, clubs, and organizations; collaborate closely with campus partners in areas of community building, social justice, equity, and inclusion education, advocacy, and student leadership development; assist in advancing a community in which all undergraduate and graduate students thrive personally and intellectually; collaborate with the assistant dean for LBGTQ+, women, and gender services on working with MIT communities to strengthen the ongoing visibility and diversity of student-run programs, particularly advising students and student groups; and provides advocacy, vision, leadership, and coordination to advance several initiatives designed to foster a stronger climate and sense of community, particularly as they relate to minoritized/underserved populations within a rigorous STEM institution with an increasingly diverse student body.
Job Requirements REQUIRED : bachelor's degree (master's preferred) in higher education or related field; at least two years of academic administration, student services, or related work experience; demonstrated understanding of identities, issues, and research impacting the continuously evolving landscape of LBGTQ+ students in higher education; and familiarity with racial justice frameworks and intersectional approaches to social justice work, especially in highly selective STEM environments. Job #19886-6
Salary range: high $50s-mid $60s, depending on experience and education
Only candidates who submit a cover letter and resume will be considered for the position.
Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.
Internal Number: 19886
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