1. Directs, monitors, and assesses the programmatic and operational needs of the Office of LGBTQ Resources, implementing university policies and procedures as appropriate. 2. Conducts short- and long-term planning for the Office of LGBTQ Resources. Plans and/or participates in planning University activities on a long-term basis to comply with University goals and objectives. 3. Serves as a resource for the LGBTQ community at Yale and, as appropriate, advocates for the community's needs and issues. Anticipates, identifies, and raises potential opportunities, issues, risks, ideas and solutions. Employs judgment and expertise in identifying the appropriate stakeholders to include in consultations, communications, approvals or buy-ins for designing and implementing changes. 4. Mentors, leads and/or supervises staff and, as needed, student employees. 5. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Master's degree preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's degree preferred.
Posting Position Title: Director, Office of LGBTQ Resources
Required Skill/ability 3: Leadership experience in higher education setting or other community organization, including community centers, nonprofits organizations, and advocacy groups.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Director, Office of LGBTQ Resources
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated evidence of being a hard-working and passionate leader. Demonstrated change and operational management skills, including supervision and professional development of staff. Maintains awareness of spending and partners with university colleagues on financial and budgetary issues.
Required Skill/ability 4: Expertise in best practices for supporting and advocating on behalf of LGBTQ students, staff, and faculty, and familiarity with relevant federal, state, and local statutes and regulations.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated ability to engage respectfully with community members at all levels, including faculty, students, staff, alumni and donors. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and equity.
Master's degree in a related discipline and three years of experience in academic administration or management or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.