Under the supervision and in support of the Assistant Dean for Student Life, the Program Director for Identity and Inclusion provides visionary leadership for identity-based programs in Student Life and will be responsible for contributing to the educational co-curricular experiences of Barnard students, including but not limited to: Identity Development/Identity Based Programs; the Columbia Urban Experience (CUE); history, heritage, and awareness months; identity-based leadership retreats; Sister Spit (annual MLK event); one large scale identity/arts event, and the advisement of student clubs and organizations. The Program Director will also support the general operations of Student Life and act as a thoughtful steward of College resources.
Department: Student Life
Required Qualification Summary:
Master's Degree in Student Affairs or related field
Minimum of three years of related professional experience
Experience with event planning, facilitation, and team building.
Strong organizational and communication skills, including professional correspondence and publication materials.
Proficient in word processing and spreadsheets, online applications and tools, and web content editing software.
Barnard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Barnard does not discriminate due to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, or any other legally protected basis, and to the extent permitted by law. Qualified candidates of diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.
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.