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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).
Departmental Assistant (Mt. Ida Dining) Mt. Ida - Newton
Performs routine manual and domestic job duties in a food service operation including cooking, cleaning and serving food. The basic purpose of this work is to perform cooking tasks and assist with cleaning and food serving work as needed. May be required to operate a cash register to make cash sales transactions.
Concessions, Commissary, and Food Truck Manager UMass Amherst
The Concessions, Commissary, and Food Truck Manager is responsible for the management of a multifaceted concession operations including McGuirk Stadium, Mullins Center, athletic events, and campus events along with the food trucks (2), food trailer and the retail commissary. Interacts directly with campus partners to assess evolving business requirements meet service and accommodation demands.
Associate Director - 5 Campus Licensing (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Associate Director works to establish additional license revenue generation through the University of Massachusetts Trademark & Licensing Administration while strengthening and protecting the reputation and brand for the University System. This position acts as a liaison for the University of Massachusetts system and beyond in relation to the appropriate use of each member’s trademarks.
Political Science/Legal Studies Lecturer UMass Amherst
The interdisciplinary Legal Studies Program of the Department of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is accepting applications for a full-time (academic year) non-tenure track lecturer beginning September 1, 2024. We welcome applications from scholars whose teaching and research focuses on law and society in the Global South, specifically, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and/or the Middle East. The successful candidate will offer courses that take a regional approach to law and society (e.g., Law and Society in Africa), and/or courses that focus on a substantive area (e.g., gender, sexuality, punishment, Indigenous rights, property law, policing, etc.) with a focus on the Global South.
Accountant I (Mechanical & Industrial Engineering - Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
In support of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering financial activity, prepare reports for Principal Investigators (PIs), departments, and Department Head including the centers within the department.
Medical Assistant UMass Amherst
Assists providers with patient care including clerical, medical and organizational tasks consistent with University Health Services (UHS) organizational guidelines and under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), Nurse Practitioner (NP), Physician Assistant (PA) or Physician (MD). Works under the direct supervision of the RN Clinical Manager, who establishes work schedules, duty assignments and verifies work performance.
Accountant I (Journalism) UMass Amherst
The Department of Journalism Accountant I provides comprehensive financial management and administration to ensure the smooth operation of department business functions.
Dining Hall Supervisor (Berkshire Dining) UMass Amherst
Supervises unit control by placement and supervision of personnel assigned to food service unit or units under the prescribed operational schedules and guidelines of said unit(s).
Research & Development Associate – Native Presence Project (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Research and Development Associate will develop, collect, and compile content for the Summer 2025 launch of the UMass Native Presence website.
Computer Systems Administrator UMass Amherst
The Computer Systems Administrator (CSA) will join the Department of Astronomy’s active research and teaching mission with opportunities for professional growth while contributing computing expertise to ongoing research and education at all levels. The CSA will help recommend and implement computing solutions, support IT policy decisions, and represent the department’s IT needs to the College and beyond. The CSA will support ongoing cutting edge astronomical research activities including observations with the Hubble Space Telescope, JWST, the Large Millimeter Telescope and various High-Performance Computing projects.
Dining Hall Supervisor (Blue Wall) UMass Amherst
Supervises unit control by placement and supervision of personnel assigned to food service unit or units under the prescribed operational schedules and guidelines of said unit(s).
Clerk IV (Facilities Services) UMass Amherst
Provides administrative assistance and clerical support for Auxiliary Services - Facilities Services Department. Performs day-to-day administrative duties and customer service, maintaining necessary confidentiality for personnel matters.
Clerk IV UMass Amherst
This position works with students to resolve overdue bills and manage their Perkins Loans, and reports to the Customer Service Manager.
Cook II (Hampshire Dining) UMass Amherst
Supervises and assists cooks and other kitchen personnel in large-scale quantity cooking; assists Cook III in the daily operation of a kitchen; performs other related work as required.
Performance Assessment Program Director UMass Amherst
The Program Director is responsible for directing and engaging in performance assessment work with Massachusetts Consortium for Innovative Education Assessment (MCIEA) and Education Commonwealth Project (ECP) districts to develop strategies to roll out equitable performance assessments and systems.

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