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Undergrad Lab Supervisor UMass Amherst
The Undergrad Lab Supervisor supervises the department of Chemistry undergraduate laboratories during the academic year. Provides technical/preparative support and ensures compliance with laboratory safety standards. Develops new laboratory experiments in conjunction with the lab director. (43 week position)
Post Doctoral Research Associate - The Skouta Research Group UMass Amherst
The Skouta research group covers chemical biology, and in vivo studies. The major interest of the lab is the development of small molecule inducers of ferroptosis cell death with well-defined target(s) for cancer therapeutics. Ferroptosis is a recently emerged novel cell death that may complement the known programmed cell death (PMID: 27159577; PMID: 24592866; PMID: 35453641). We are currently seeking a highly skilled and dedicated individual to join our research team focused on studying the toxicity and efficacy of small molecules in vivo.
Post Doctoral Research Associate - Katz Lab UMass Amherst
The postdoctoral research associate will perform research on a project related to neurogenesis and connectomics in the nudibranch Berghia stephanieae under the guidance and supervision of the Principle Investigator, Dr. Paul Katz.
Director of Clinical Services UMass Amherst
Under the general supervision of the Center for Women and Community (CWC) Director, and as a member of the CWC leadership team, the Director of Clinical Services administers the General Counseling Program and provides clinical supervision to the Sexual Assault Support and Advocacy team operating a 24/7 rape crisis hotline, counseling, support groups and legal and medical advocacy.
Clerk IV (Faculty Senate Office Manager) UMass Amherst
The Faculty Senate Office Manager is responsible for planning and managing administrative activities and operations which support Faculty Senate processes. The Office Manager develops and implements fiscal, personnel, academic support and facilities planning goals, procedures and programmatic activities. They participate in resource planning and management and coordinates decision-making processes among relevant stakeholders. The Office Manager assists the Secretary of the Faculty Senate and Chair of the Rules Committee in various aspects of Faculty Senate business and assumes general responsibility for the Faculty Senate Office.
Clerk V (Administrative Support Specialist) UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the Executive Director (ED) for Facilities Management, the Administrative Support Specialist is responsible for the overall organization of the administrative operations for Facilities Management (FM) within Facilities & Campus Services (F&CS). They provide a full range of administrative support and special project management for the benefit of F&CS staff.
Pre-College Programs Coordinator UMass Amherst
The Coordinator of Pre-College Programs has primary responsibility for enrollment management and communications for the University’s residential and online pre-college programs. The CPCP implements all stages of the enrollment cycle, including application management, registration and billing, and student support and manages all program-related communications. The CPCP also provides administrative and operational support for pre-college academic program delivery and regularly assists faculty with logistics and planning.
Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance UMass Amherst
Under the direct supervision of the Associate Athletic Director for Governance & Compliance, responsible for the day-to-day responsibilities of creating, maintaining, and monitoring a compliant environment that results in clear institutional control of all athletic programs relative to Conference and NCAA legislation as required by NCAA Division I membership.  Further responsible for assisting coaches and student-athletes for 21 programs and approximately 600 student-athletes in interfacing with University, Conference, and NCAA offices. Responsible for interpreting and providing interpretations to coaches and staff regarding NCAA legislation. This position will have a primary focus on Eligibility in addition to other compliance responsibilities.
Assistant Director for University Events UMass Amherst
The Assistant Director for University Events is responsible for the strategic and logistical management of high visibility campus events. Ensures all events promote a positive image of the campus and reflect the brand, values, and culture. Regularly interacts with constituents and campus colleagues. Provides event planning expertise and oversees details and execution of multiple programs and events simultaneously in a fast paced environment. This position requires a high degree of independent decision-making and sound judgment.
Old Chapel Assistant Manager UMass Amherst
Old Chapel serves as an anchor for the campus community and members of the public. The Old Chapel Assistant Manager is responsible for executing events with high expectations of success and service excellence, in a fast-paced high-end events venue. Reporting to the Old Chapel Manager, the Assistant Manager excels at being multidisciplinary and is comfortable performing a variety of tasks needed to ensure exceptional events.
Operations Manager, Community Relations and University Events UMass Amherst
Under the general direction of the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Community Relations and University Events (CRUE), the Operations Manager is responsible for providing operational and fiscal oversight to the department. Works closely with the CRUE team to plan and execute a wide variety of high priority community and event related projects and initiatives. The Operations Manager supports and serves as a resource for the daily maintenance and operational needs of the department. Establishes and implements procedures to ensure smooth operations for a fast-paced, event-oriented office.
Grants & Contracts Coordinator (Ctr. for Braiding Indigenous Knowledges & Science (CBIKS) Admin. Mgr. - Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The National Science Foundation Center for Braiding Indigenous Knowledges and Science (CBIKS) Administrative Manager is responsible for all grant administration of CBIKS including financial management, subrecipient coordination, ordering, scheduling, logistics, and financial projections. This position also supports travel reimbursements and workshop and conference activities.
Clerk IV (HR Assistant - CNS Dean's Office) UMass Amherst
The HR Assistant serves as an integral part of the support staff for personnel work processed through the College of Natural Sciences (CNS) Administrative office. Ensures smooth and efficient administration of the personnel management processes for the College of Natural Sciences. This position is a resource to CNS department heads, directors, and staff in matters relating to personnel actions. Maintains confidentiality with respect to all aspects of the position.
Clerk IV (Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator - Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
Provide administrative support for the Office of Diversity and Inclusion within the Manning College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS). This includes supporting and attending programs and events, managing various calendars, assisting with budget management for the office and its student organizations, data entry, and other general administrative tasks.
Maintainer I (NE/S Facilities Operations) UMass Amherst
Performs general janitorial duties in connection with cleaning and maintenance of campus facilities.
Pre Award Research Administrator - Engineering (Hybrid/Remote opportunity) UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Director of Research Development Services, this position strengthens and enhances research in the College of Engineering (CoE) Office of Research Development Services (RDS) and identifies opportunities for expanding funding for on-going research focuses.  Performs diversified and complex administrative, financial and pre-award submission for a high volume of complex and competitive grant proposals (including interdisciplinary research proposals, research center proposals and proposals for single or multiple investigators) in a fast-paced deadline driven environment.
Assistant Professor (TT) Mechanical and Industrial Engineering - Supply Chain Engineering and Analytics UMass Amherst
The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MIE) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level in the area of Supply Chain Engineering and Analytics. Outstanding applicants from other areas within industrial engineering will be considered.
Staff Accountant, General Accounting UMass Amherst
Performs all General Accounting, Accounts Receivable, Billing, and ChartField Maintenance functions within the Controller’s Office.  Supports federal sponsor letter of credit (LOC) activities, other sponsored billing activities, accounts receivables (A/R) processing, and collections efforts.  Responsible for ChartField creation and continuous maintenance.  Creates complex data extracts for interfaces with PeopleSoft, Access databases, and other systems. Ensures the accuracy of the organization's accounting and database records.  Fulfills various general accounting responsibilities, including journal entry review and audit, budget error resolution, and other reporting. Exercises independent judgment to maintain conformance with University, State, and Federal guidelines, as well as GAAP accounting requirements.
Assistant Professor – Immunology and Microbiology UMass Amherst
The Department of Microbiology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position at the intersection of microbiology and immunology. We are broadly interested in candidates performing creative and exciting basic and/or translational research.
Snack Bar Manager (Terrace Cafe) - Two Positions UMass Amherst
Supervises and participates in the operation of a retail area, including ordering, receiving, pricing, stocking of and selling merchandise; uses a cash register; supervises subordinate employees in the retail area using operational schedules and guidelines.

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