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Program Manager – Graduate Student Leadership Development
We are seeking a Program Manager to lead leadership development and educational programming in sustainability for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows across the University of Minnesota system. At IonE, sustainability is a social, economic, and ecological state where the needs of all people are met in a way that sustains – and even restores – planetary systems.
In this role, you will lead strategic development and implementation of efforts to educate and prepare graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from the University’s Twin Cities, Duluth, and Rochester campuses to be effective leaders of sustainability in their chosen academic fields and careers. The Program Manager will annually recruit and train a cohort of graduate students to be IonE Graduate Leaders’ who facilitate five or more cohort programs for their peers (information about current programs can be found here), coordinate leadership and education trainings and events open to all graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, and develop partnerships across the University and in the community to engage and train more students.
This position will be in-person on the St. Paul campus with the opportunity for regular remote/virtual work, ideally beginning in February, 2022. This position reports to Cathy Jordan, PhD who directs the Leadership & Education (L&E) unit within IonE.
To learn more and apply visit the University of Minnesota Employment website and search for job ID 345620. Priority applications will be reviewed February 1, 2022, with an ideal start date in March 2022.
The majority of the work in this position is performed in a general setting with other undergraduate students and academic professionals on the University of Minnesota St Paul campus.
To learn more and apply visit the University of Minnesota Employment website and search for job ID 344807