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Assistant Director Pre-Award Services (Potential Remote/Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Director of the Office of Pre-Award Services, the Assistant Director provides programmatic and operational support and is responsible for proposal review and submission; interpretation and implementation of Federal, State and University regulations; education and training for sponsored and proposal development activities; resource person for faculty and staff; liaison with sponsoring agencies; and exercises functional supervision over employees engaged as research service administrators in the performance of assigned duties. The Assistant Director has requisite knowledge and expertise to be granted signature authority and submission permission for sponsored activities proposals, certifications, and assurances. This position provides leadership in the absence of the Director.
Assistant Professor - Department of Biostatistics & Epidemiology UMass Amherst
The Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and the Institute for Applied Life Sciences at the University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst are seeking a tenure track faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor with a focus on infectious disease epidemiology. The successful applicant will be a member of the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and a part of the Institute of Applied Life Sciences, an interdisciplinary translational catalyst on campus that also manages a diverse array of centralized core equipment facilities.
Assistant Professor - Sub-Saharan African History UMass Amherst
The Department of History in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Sub-Saharan African History beginning September 1, 2023.
Computer Systems Administrator - Astronomy Department 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.
Military Certification Specialist UMass Amherst
Under supervision of Director of Customer Service, the Military Certification Specialist is responsible for interpreting governmental guidelines; implementing the University protocols and the management of military educational benefits for active military, National Guard, veterans and dependents.  The Military Certification Specialist is a direct point of contact with the Veteran Administration (VA) and other military funding sources.  This position, whose location is split between the Bursar’s Office in Whitmore and the Student Veteran Resource Center in Dickinson Hall, works relatively independently and exercises professional judgement in determining eligibility for VA benefits.
Technical Assistant II U of M UMass Amherst
The Technical Assistant II, under the direction of the Director of Microbiology Teaching Services (MTS), is responsible for preparing cultures, media, reagents, and supplies for Microbiology, Food Science, and Animal Science lab courses and for making, organizing, and providing these supplies. The Technical Assistant II will also maintain a variety of lab equipment either by repairing and maintaining the equipment themselves, or by coordinating outside repair. The Technical Assistant II will assist in orientation training for teaching assistants, testing safety equipment weekly, and assisting the Departmental Safety Coordinator in autoclave spore testing and coordinating with faculty and staff to ensure that lab courses run smoothly.
Clerk IV (Administrative Assistant) UMass Amherst
Provide administrative assistance for the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs (ADAA) in the College of Nursing
Program Coordinator I - IACUC UMass Amherst
The Program Coordinator organizes the activities of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) within the Office of Research Compliance.  Coordinates the IACUC review process, provides user support for protocol-related activities, administers the training program for faculty, staff, students and facilitates the semi-annual facility inspections and follow up.
Administrative & Communications Assistant /Clerk IV UMass Amherst
The Administrative & Communications Assistant provides administrative support for the Office of National Scholarship Advisement (ONSA) and for the Office of Communications (OC).
Academic Programs Manager - Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
The Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning (LARP) Academic Programs Manager provides leadership and direction for graduate, undergraduate, and online programs by managing enrollments, scheduling, data reporting and forecasting, and shepherding student progress.
Research Fellow - Fritz-Laylin Lab UMass Amherst
The Fritz-Laylin Lab at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is recruiting a Research Fellow with molecular biology experience. The successful candidate will initially focus on developing and adapting methods for genetic manipulation of microbial eukaryotes.
Director of IT - College of Information & Computer Sciences UMass Amherst
The Director of Information Technology (IT) is responsible for directing comprehensive IT services and general infrastructure in support of all research, teaching, and other initiatives in the Manning College of Information & Computer Sciences (CICS). The Director supervises a large team of computer support staff responsible for maintenance of computer hardware, software, networking, security, and other equipment and infrastructure in all CICS buildings.
Senior Academic Advisor - ISOM (2 positions, Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
Under the direct supervision of the Managing Academic Advisor, this position provides comprehensive advising for Isenberg students, as well as university undeclared and exploratory students. Works closely with other advising personnel to ensure high quality advising and academic services for all students, with particular emphasis on programmatic needs for first-year, transfer, and at-risk students.
Sr. Assistant Director of Digital Communications - Enrollment Management (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
This position will assist in the development and implementation of a comprehensive and strategic digital communication plan for the recruitment of a diverse undergraduate population. The Senior Assistant Director will work collaboratively within Enrollment Management to provide department-wide multimedia leadership and resources including, but not limited to, social media, email marketing, video production, photo management, and websites.
Assistant Professor of English - US Literary & Cultural Studies of the Long Nineteenth Century UMass Amherst
The Department of English at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a full-time nine-month, tenure-track faculty position in U.S. literary and cultural studies of the long nineteenth century, at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin September 1, 2023.
Lecturer (Temporary - 25% time) - Forests and People UMass Amherst
The Department of Environmental Conservation at the University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks an instructor for Forests and People for the Spring Semester 2023. The instructor of this course will teach one section of this three-credit course (NRC 225), with in-person instruction and the option to use multi-modal instruction.
Assistant Director Career Development - Chase Career Center ISOM (Hybrid Opportunity) UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Undergraduate Career Services Director of the Chase Career Center, the Assistant Director performs career advising and placement duties with Isenberg School of Management (ISOM) students seeking professional-level internships and/or permanent placement career outcomes in a wide variety of corporate and non-profit organizations.
Advancement Communication Writer UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Assistant Director of Content Development/ Managing Editor of the UMass Magazine, the Editorial and Production Coordinator produces and organizes campus-wide strategic communication content in support of the University of Massachusetts Amherst continuously evolving brand strategy. The Editorial and Production Coordinator will help coordinate freelancers, on-campus contributors, and vendors while managing production schedules, conducting research, and the internal review processes for UMass Magazine.
Residential Services Coordinator UMass Amherst
Under general direction of the Assistant Director of Operations, the Residential Services Coordinator is responsible for the development, implementation and co-management of Residential Service Desk operations providing keys, mail and other direct support services to residential students.
New Student Orientation & Transitions Coordinator UMass Amherst
The New Student Orientation and Transition Coordinator, reporting to the Assistant Director of New Student Orientation and Transition, is responsible for the recruitment, hiring, development, and training of the New Student Orientation and Transitions’ (NSOT) undergraduate student staff who facilitate all NSOT programs and initiatives, coordinates Summer in-person NSOT initiatives, and coordinates transition experiences for particularly designated populations.

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