Lang College's Associate Dean of Strategic Initiatives and Director of Curricular Initiatives is seeking a graduate assistant for 10-15 hours per week to provide administrative support for the Lang College Social Science Research & Practice Fellowship (SSF) program and for various curricular projects within Lang College. The SSF program involves Eugene Lang College students participating in internships and follow-up research working with a Ph.D. student from one of NSSRs programs as a mentor. This position includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
Serve as the key administrative contact for applicants to the fellowship program including answering routine questions, collecting additional information necessary, and scheduling interviews with the fellowship co-directors and host sites, etc.
Collect and process all fellowship applications.
Coordinate with internship host sites including getting them information about fellowship candidates, answering routine questions, and helping with any special requirements such as required background checks.
Coordinate the logistical aspects of the fellowship workshops in fall 2018 and orientation in spring 2019 including preparing materials, ordering food, reserving rooms etc.
Provide administrative support for other special initiatives run out of the Associate Dean's office.
Research and prepare materials in support of curricular projects
Proofread curriculum proposals; crosscheck proposal data with website information and university course catalog information.
Track progress of curricular initiatives.
Assist with management of academic program assessment data.
Compile, transform, and analyze data using Microsoft Excel and Google Suite
Organize materials for Civic Liberal Arts, Langs signature curricular program
Assist as special projects arise
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