Administrative and Academic Coordinator, School of Public Health

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
11 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Administrative & Academic Coordinator (AAC) provides administrative and academic program-related support for the Center for Health Law, Ethics & Human Rights faculty and students. The AAC manages the day-to-day operations for the MPH degree and Human Rights and Social Justice Certificate Program in the Center and will be able to describe the program, policies and explain requirements to students.

The AAC is the liaison and facilitator on behalf of students and will work closely with faculty and administration at the School of Public Health to help ensure student success and a quality program. This position manages student information, local production of publications, updating of courses, syllabi, academic documents, faculty blackboard sites, student activities and organizes events. The AAC also performs general office tasks (e.g., ordering supplies, scheduling and coordinating meetings, proofreading, creating MS Office documents and PowerPoint presentations, updating social media) and assists faculty as needed.

Required Skills

Required Skills B.A./B.S. and one to three years of related experience. Proficient in Microsoft Office applications. Must demonstrate excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, high degree of initiative, strong verbal and written communication skills and attention to detail. Must work effectively as both a team player and individual contributor. Ability to multi-task and problem solve.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Job Location

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type