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Associate Director for New Student Orientation, Transitions, & Family Programs UMass Amherst
Under the general supervision of the Associate Dean of Students and Director of New Student Orientation, Transitions, and Family Programs, the Associate Director performs a variety of functions and responsibilities related to the delivery of student services with primary responsibility for management and implementation of the new student orientation, transitions, and family programs for undergraduate students and their families.
Assistant Director, Human Resources UMass Amherst
Under general direction of the Assistant Dean, Administrative Services and Human Resources, the Assistant Director, Human Resources supports and oversees all day-to-day human resources functions for the Libraries, including personnel actions and other related duties. Serves as advisor and consultant on matters related to human resources, personnel policies and procedures, and organizational effectiveness that support the Libraries’ operational and strategic objectives.
Clerk IV (HR/Payroll Generalist) UMass Amherst
Review and process employment transactions for accuracy and adherence to established policies and procedures. Enter employment and payroll information into the HR Direct (PeopleSoft) payroll system as it relates to specific employee groups. Run audit reports/queries to verify employment and payroll status. Work with HR staff, departmental Personnel Coordinators and employees to promote an environment of 100% customer satisfaction.
Accommodations Clerk II (Hotel UMass) UMass Amherst
Serves Hotel guests as the initial point of contact and monitors all aspects of their accommodation.
Controls & Refrigeration System Specialist (Watch Tour) UMass Amherst
Acts as the first responder for all off-shift maintenance calls for all off-shift Metasys Building Operation Systems alarms, temperature (too hot/too cold) calls, and calls involving emergency and routine repairs (as allowed by existing codes) involving non-licensed plumbing, electrical, elevator entrapments and failures, heat and cooling systems, security hardware, locks and life safety equipment failures. Calls also involve fire alarms, sprinkler activation, and custodial calls that present a health or safety risk. Performs corrective actions to trouble calls and alarms or determines that a specialized tradesperson or service contractor is required to make necessary repairs. Performs scheduled maintenance tasks as required or as assigned. Coordinates the actions of personnel called to resolve emergency situations.
Maintainer I (Facilites Services) UMass Amherst
Performs general custodial duties in connection with the cleaning and maintenance of a building or of an assigned area within a building in the Auxiliary Services Department. Works as a member of a team cleaning custodial program (CAPP Hillyard Rovic) which includes housekeeping, cleaning, moving furniture, and trash removal in the Campus Center.  Performs related work as required.
Senior Assistant Director Transfer Admissions (Hybrid) UMass Amherst
The Senior Assistant Director plans and supports undergraduate transfer student recruitment, selection and yield activities in order to meet institutional enrollment goals.  This position has an emphasis on planning and supporting recruitment activities, including the oversight of the Transfer Student Ambassador program.
Lecturer - Digital Design & Professional Communication in AEC UMass Amherst
The Building and Construction Technology (BCT) program in the Department of Environmental Conservation at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is seeking applications for a 12-month, non-tenure-track, full-time appointment as Lecturer in Digital Design and Professional Communication in AEC (Architecture, Engineering, and Construction). Candidates must care deeply about education in construction and sustainability, and be a teacher, mentor, and scientist whose interests are broad and support the pedagogy that allows students to gain the ability to analyze and solve complex problems in the built environment. Competitive candidates should be comfortable using active learning strategies and with in-person, hybrid, and online course delivery.
Post Doctoral Research Associate - Quantitative Ecologists UMass Amherst
Amphibians and reptiles face a large number of escalating threats to the viability and persistence of their populations. These threats are multi-faceted, complex, and require advanced quantitative tools to tacklet. Therefore, we seek to hire up to three postdoctoral researchers to work on questions which can provide essential scientific information for conservation and management decision-making related to amphibians and reptiles. We focus on using a combination of decision analysis, quantitative modeling of empirical data, and predictive modeling and forecasting. This work is a collaboration among the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Massachusetts Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit (MA Coop Unit) and the USGS Eastern Ecological Science Center at the SO Conte Anadromous Fish Research Lab.
Assistant Director of Student Success for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging, the Assistant Director of Student Success for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging (DEIB) works in unison with the DEIB Program Coordinators and the Assistant Dean to develop, organize, implement and assess student success programs related to the Isenberg School of Management (ISOM) Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging priorities.
Computer Systems Specialist UMass Amherst
The Computer Systems Administrator (CSA), will implement and support policy decisions, and represent CNS and both departments in appropriate meetings/projects. The CSA, with a strong ability to prioritize and make decisions for the computing facilities of the two departments, is responsible for support of research, teaching, and administrative network-attached workstations, stand-alone computers, peripherals, hardware, software, and all network connections.
Director - UMass Cranberry Station / Extension Associate/Full Professor UMass Amherst
The University of Massachusetts is seeking an experienced scientist, innovative leader and Extension educator to serve in a full-time, 12-month appointment as Extension Associate or Full Professor and Director of the UMass Cranberry Station located in East Wareham, Massachusetts. The Director will provide: 1) vision, support, and coordination in planning, developing and implementing departmental programs in research and extension in accordance with the Land Grant Mission; 2) leadership in recruiting and fostering academic growth and professional development of faculty, staff, and students; 3) administration of human, physical and financial resources; and 4) promotion of external funding opportunities.
Associate Director of Finance & Operations (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Associate Director of Finance and Operations provides management and supervision for the financial operations of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. In addition, this position is responsible for the financial and facilities activities that support the department’s academic, research, and outreach missions.
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.
Psych Post Doctoral Fellow UMass Amherst
Under the general direction of the Director of Center for Counseling and Psychological Health (CCPH). Post-Doctoral Fellows receive advanced training and supervision in psychological assessment, with a heavy emphasis on the evaluation of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and, to a lesser extent, Learning Disabilities. Post-Doctoral Fellows are expected to complete twenty assessments during the training year. Fellows also provide psychotherapy to undergraduate and graduate students who may experience a broad range of emotional, psychological, personal, and/or academic difficulties. Fellows' participant in the on-call rotation. Clinical case supervision is provided for psychotherapy and psychological assessment by licensed psychologists. Fellows will participate in weekly staff and clinical meetings, as well as various seminars and workgroups. May perform other duties as formulated by the director. This is a 12-month position.
Assistant Director for Student Staff Experience UMass Amherst
The Assistant Director for Student Staff Experience develops and implements a comprehensive learning and engagement strategy for all student employees in residential communities.
Associate Director of Residential Life for Assignments UMass Amherst
The Associate Director of Residential Life for Assignments provides leadership for the implementation of business practices related to occupancy management, housing assignments and applications, billing, customer service and the housing licensing process. Implements communication plans, procedures, and protocols for efficient and effective management of all student housing assignments for university owned and operated housing.
Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning - Lecturer 100% UMass Amherst
The Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning invites applications for a full-time Lecturer. Teaching responsibilities will include a 2:3 teaching load, serving as Program Director for the Sustainable Community Development undergraduate program, and serving as a principal advisor in the Regional Planning graduate program. The Department is particularly interested in applicants capable of teaching a broad variety of courses, especially regional planning, sustainable community development, community development, policy analysis and implementation, planning history and theory, and digital technologies.
Lecturer - Speech Language and Hearing Sciences UMass Amherst
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst (httr1:// is seeking talented applicants for a full-time, non-tenure track lecturer position (9-month appointment) in the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences to teach in and coordinate a new master’s program with a focus on disability policy and advocacy. Opportunities exist for summer teaching, which would be compensated for in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement. The initial appointment period is two years with the possibility of renewal.
Administrative Secretary I (Event Coordinator) UMass Amherst
The Administrative and Event Coordinator is responsible for supporting administrative operations of executive offices, which include the Vice Chancellor for IT, Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance (A&F) and Associate Vice Chancellor for Facilities and Campus Services (FCS).

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