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Program Coordinator

Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary
27773540 Full Time 8AM - 5PM $47,800 - $56,100

Position Information

Under the guidance of the Assistant Director of the LGBT Resource Center, the Program Coordinator collaborates with the center staff to identify and respond to students’ interests, issues, needs, and concerns. The Program Coordinator develops and coordinates a peer education program focused on LGBTQ+ knowledge, culture, and issues. Maintains operations within the center, including access to CyberCenter and Library resources; and helps maintain an appropriate climate within the center space. The Program Coordinator prepares materials for the LGBT Resource Center social media, marketing, and promotion. The Program Coordinator also helps to plan, implement, and evaluate cultural and educational programs and trainings. The incumbent supervises student employees, interns, and volunteers. The budgeted salary for this role is up to $55,332.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is ten weeks after their first date of employment.


Education Requirements

Degree Requirement
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required


License Requirement
Valid Driver's License Required


Experience Requirement
2 - 4 years of related experience. Required

Special Conditions

Special Condition Requirement
Overtime Required
Shift Work (hours outside standard Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM work hours) Required
Travel Required
Travel Outside of Normal Business Hours Required

Minimum Requirements

Skills in service orientation, active listening, critical thinking.
Abilities in problem identification, reasoning.
Knowledge and understanding of sexual orientation and gender identity theory and issues, especially pertaining to college student populations.
Basic knowledge of advising and counseling techniques.
Interpersonal skills.
Ability to multi-task, verbal communication, written communication and organization skills.
Ability to work with individuals and groups with a wide array of identities and life experiences, including gender, disability, class, race/ethnicity, sexuality, culture, religion, etc.
Ability to exercise independent judgment, communicate and interact successfully with students, staff, faculty and guests.
Ability to serve in a customer service capacity, including on the telephone, in person, and using electronic communication systems, exercising tact and diplomacy with emphasis on flexibility and professionalism.
Skill in maintaining equanimity in the face of resistance, indifference, or hostility.
Skill in working independently and following through on assignments under close supervision, while working in an environment with frequent interruptions.
Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.

Preferred Qualifications

Understanding of University rules and regulations.

Knowledge of University processes and procedures.

Knowledge of common University-specific computer application programs.

Skills using social media platforms.

Additional Information

In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

  • UC Riverside is proud to be ranked No. 12 among all U.S. universities, according to Money Magazine's 2020 rankings, and among the top 1 percent of universities worldwide, according to the 2019-20 Center for World University rankings.

  • UC Riverside is the top university in the United States for social mobility. - U.S. News 2020

  • UCR is a member of the University Innovation Alliance, the leading national coalition of public research universities committed to improving student success for low-income, first-generation, and students of color.

  • Among top-tier universities, UC Riverside ranks No. 2 in financial aid. - Business Insider 2019

  • Ranked No. 2 in the world for research, UCR's Department of Entomology maintains one of the largest collections of insect specimens the nation. - Center for World University Rankings

  • UCR's distinguished faculty boasts 2 Nobel Laureates, and 13 members of the National Academies of Science and Medicine.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview

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