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SAPH Job Opportunity

Staff Opening - Academic Program Specialist - Apply now!

The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Public Health (SAPH) has a staff opening, and is currently seeking an Academic Program Specialist.

**Follow this link for specific duties and requirements. 

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is seeking an Academic Program Specialist (APS) for the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Public Health (SAPH). The department also houses the MA program in Applied Sociology and collaborates closely with the Doctoral Program in Gerontology.  Three core interest areas join the department's programs: health & aging in society; diversity, gender & culture; and applied social science research. The department provides a vibrant academic home for a diverse community of undergraduate and graduate students, staff, and faculty.

Working collaboratively with the program directors, department manager, and department chair, the APS identifies, prioritizes, and completes day-to-day operational tasks to support our department community. This position involves independently completing duties under general supervision and delegating tasks to student workers.  The work requires comprehensive knowledge of the department's mission and operations, the ability to communicate effectively, and planning & organization skills.  This position requires daily in-person office work (opening and closing shifts) but may have hybrid telework projects available throughout the year.

If you are interested in this position and would like to apply, please follow the link below. Please feel free to share the attached job ad with prospective applicants.

For best consideration, submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references by February 13, 2023, (applications will be accepted until the position is filled)

Posted: January 24, 2023, 10:11 AM