The Assistant Director, reporting to the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Inclusive Student Excellence and Director of OASIS, is a member of the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services (OASIS), a unit in the Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI), and will serve as a critical member of the team, who actively participates in and leads efforts to enhance retention, academic success, diversity awareness and social programming of the unit.
The Assistant Director will provide important leadership in the development of programming and strategies that lead and support academic excellence and student achievement at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with an eye towards inclusive excellence.
The Assistant Director will also provide day-to-day supervision and management of members of the OASIS staff and will occasionally be responsible for facility management relative to the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high-performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Master's degree plus at least three (3) years of experience working in the field of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Student Affairs or similar within a college setting
Work history must show:
Experience working with underserved, first-generation and/or minoritized students within a college setting
Experience supervising staff or graduate students
Experience creating and implementing events/ high impact programs for students within a college setting
Experience with assessment and evaluation of programs
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.