The Multicultural Center at UNT is committed to cultivating a campus environment where people of all identities and experiences can thrive. It fosters the success and awareness of historically underrepresented student populations with an emphasis on ethnicity, gender, race, disability, and sexual orientation. The Center’s programs and activities are developed to increase the awareness, understanding, and intersectionality of all identities within the UNT community.
Reporting to the Director of the Multicultural Center, the Assistant Director for Black Student initiatives will have the primary responsibility for the development and implementation of educational and cultural programming. The Assistant Director for Black Student initiatives will further the University’s efforts in supporting programs, services, and collaborations that focus on the retention, completion, and engagement of Black Students on campus. The Assistant Director will serve as a resource for students’ academic, identity and personal development, and social needs.
Additional Posting Details
Bachelor’s in a related field (student personnel, student development, higher education administration, student affairs) and 4 years of professional related experience or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Keeps abreast of student trends, issues, and needs. Collaborates with campus partners and has knowledge of methods for facilitating strategic partnerships and conversations around equitable and inclusive practices within a campus community. Ability to deal with emergencies/crisis management and regulate appropriate responses.