Environmental Conservation Program Coordinator

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI, United States
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Mid-Level (5-9 Years)
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)
Apply By: 
24 February 2017
Less than 1 day remaining until the deadline.

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Position Vacancy ID:

89698-AS

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Working Title:

Environmental Conservation Program Coordinator

Official Title:

SR STUDENT SERV COORD(T25BN) or STUDENT SERVICES CORD(T25DN)

Hiring Department:

A403900-GAYLORD NELSON INST ENV ST/ENV ST/ACADEMIC PROGS

FTE:

100%

Anticipated Begin Date:

MARCH 03, 2017

Term:

This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $43,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and area of specialization:

Masters degree in environmental conservation, conservation biology, environmental management/policy/leadership or closely related field required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Minimum of five-years professional experience in natural resource management, conservation NGO's or nonprofits, Federal conservation agencies, and / or higher education required.
Experience with student coordination or mentoring, and familiarity with professional conservation academic programs strongly preferred.

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Position Summary:

The Environmental Conservation (EC) Professional MS program is now preparing for its fourth cohort of students, who start on June 5, 2017. The EC Program Coordinator will lead and manage all ongoing activities of the EC Program, as well as identify and plan for arising program needs, such as providing student support services, leading all efforts to identify and organize student MS projects, facilitate EC curriculum and advising relationships across campus, and managing EC event coordination.

Additional Information:

Occasional travel (domestic and international) will be required for recruiting and professional networking.

Contact:

Janet Silbernagel Balster
jmsilber@wisc.edu
608-890-2600
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to Applicants:

Please apply on-line. Applicants will be asked to upload a resume and cover letter, along with providing contact information for three references. 

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NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

 
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