As a direct report to the Dean for Academic Planning and Class Advising, the Director of the Center for Accessibility Resources & Disability Services will ensure College-wide compliance with the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), serving the College's goal to support people with disabilities within its campus community.
Department: Disability Services
Required Qualification Summary:
Master's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in relevant field such as counseling or education.
Experience (5+ year required) coordinating educational and work accommodations.
Experience effectively educating a wide variety of constituencies, including faculty, staff and students.
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Since its founding in 1889, Barnard has been a distinguished leader in higher education, offering a rigorous liberal arts foundation to young women whose curiosity, drive, and exuberance set them apart. Ours is a diverse intellectual community in a unique learning environment that provides the best of all worlds: small, intimate classes in a collaborative liberal arts setting dedicated to the advancement of women with the vast resources of Columbia University just steps away in the heart of vibrant and electric New York City.