Academic Operations Manager

Boston, Massachusetts
03 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is seeking an Academic Operations Manager to direct and coordinate primary academic functions to include:

  1. providing strategic and administrative support for budgetary planning, space planning, enrollment planning and recruiting, and related departmental planning activities;
  2. providing support for graduate admissions, recruitment and affairs;
  3. serving as primary liaison with the university related to all departmental facilities improvements, upgrades, and operations;
  4. directing or assisting with all activities associated with teaching and research laboratories and machine shops, including laboratory curriculum implementation and development; development of new or enhanced laboratory facilities; training and supervising students and visitors; providing supervisory, technical, and logistical support for all laboratory staff and graduate and undergraduate teaching and research assistants; managing planning, purchasing, and maintenance of laboratory equipment and software; leading all department safety, security, and sustainability initiatives, protocols, and policies, including serving as the environmental health and safety compliance officer for the department; Regularly collaborates with the Computer Center for all IT related activities within the department.