Job Positions

Academic Program Coordinator

Categories: Great Lakes Region 5


Gender & Women's Studies


University of Illinois

Date Posted:

Aug 17 2020 10:00PM

Close Date:


Position Description

GWS seeks candidates who have familiarity with the field of gender, women’s, and sexuality studies; strong communication skills, including knowledge of social media and communications design software; ability to prioritize and oversee departmental operations; ability to collaborate with faculty, staff, students, and community members; familiarity with university policies and procedures; and a commitment to diversity and inclusion.


The Academic Program Coordinator will oversee students' academic programs and advise students; provide support to the department chair; and perform communications and professional support tasks.

Application Process

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Institution Information

People of color, LGBTQI individuals, women, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled. For more information, visit The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. As a qualifying federal contractor, the University of Illinois System uses E-Verify to verify employment eligibility.

Additional Information


Contact Information

Karen Flynn,


Required Qualifications

Bachelors Degree with at least 1-2 years of Experience

Preferred Qualifications

Master Degree or higher with at least 1-2 years Experience.