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Head Coach, Men's Volleyball Chester
Widener University, an NCAA Division III Commonwealth Conference member of the Middle Atlantic Conferences, is currently seeking a Head Coach of Men’s Volleyball in the Department of Athletics. Reporting to the Director of Athletics this role provides support to Widener University Athletic Department and the Division of Academic and Student Affairs.
Director of Administration and Law School Registrar - Delaware Law School Delaware
Widener University is currently seeking a Director of Administration and Law School Registrar for Delaware Law School. This role has a dual reporting function and reports to both the Dean of the Law School and the University Registrar. This is a supervisory position in which the incumbent exercises discretion and independent judgment to direct the registration and record-keeping aspects of the School of Law. The incumbent provides support to faculty, administrators, and law students by scheduling course offerings, tracking enrollment, and evaluating the progress of each student toward degree requirements.
Student Inclusion and Belonging Coordinator Chester
Widener University is currently seeking a Student Inclusion and Belonging Coordinator. Reporting to the Associate Dean, the Coordinator provides programming support focused on diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging (DEIB) related activities, events and workshops for Widener University students. This position also assists the in recruitment programs and activities hosted by the Office of Admissions. This position requires a high volume of interaction with Widener University faculty, staff, students and individuals from diverse and under-represented populations.
Assistant Director, Student Inclusion and Belonging Chester
Widener University is currently seeking an Assistant Director, Student Inclusion and Belonging. Reporting to the Associate Dean, this role provides overall support and serves as a resource in the Office of Student Inclusion and Belonging . This role includes programming diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging (DEIB) related activities, events and workshops for Widener University students.  Specifically, this position supports our LGBTQIA+ student community, plans and facilitates DEIB related workshops and collaborates with the staff in managing the signature events and special programs.
Campus Safety Officer, 3rd Shift, Chester Campus Chester
Widener University is currently seeking a full-time 3rd Shift Campus Safety Officer. This position is outdoors and averages 40 hours a week, 10 hours a day, 11:00 PM to 9:00 AM. This position reports to the Lieutenant on duty. Campus Safety Officers are responsible for ensuring the safety and general well-being of all University community members, safeguarding university property and enforcing university policies and rules. Emphasis will be on responding to all calls for service and fostering good community relations and providing professional service.
Senior Client Experience Specialist Chester
Widener University is currently hiring for the position of Senior Client Experience (CX) Specialist within the Learning and Client Experience division of Library and Information Services. This role, based at Delaware Law School, will serve as a key member of the Senior CX Team reporting to the Director of Client Experience and Learning Spaces Manager. The primary responsibility will be to ensure exceptional client experiences, extending beyond routine IT support to foster a positive and supportive work environment that meets the needs of faculty, staff, and students at Widener University. CX Specialists act as the frontline support for our community, delivering technical assistance, advice, and maintaining a consistently high standard of customer service.
Assistant Professor, Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialists Chester
Widener University is currently seeking a qualified applicant for a full-time, 10-month position on the Chester Campus beginning in Fall 2024 to teach in the graduate nursing program. Reporting to the Dean of the School of Nursing, this role provides support to the academic and clinical preparation of future Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialists.
Administrative Support Specialist, Office of Student and Campus Services Chester
Widener University’s newly-created Office of Student and Campus Services is seeking an Administrative Support Specialist. The role encompasses a diverse array of responsibilities aimed at maintaining operational efficiency and fostering a sense of belonging. Reporting to the Associate Vice President of Student and Campus Services, the role will provide support to various departments within the unit including the Director of Campus Safety, Director of Auxiliary Services, and Assistant Director of Emergency Management but may include providing administrative support to members of the teams.
Executive Director of International Strategy Chester
The inaugural Executive Director of International Strategy will lead the development and execution of comprehensive strategies to grow international student enrollments at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. This pivotal role will focus on market identification, partnership development with recruitment agents, governments, and educational institutions, and the creation and enhancement of pathway programs. The Executive Director will oversee a small, committed team of admissions, immigration, and student services personnel, ensuring a seamless and supportive experience for international students from recruitment through graduation. As enrollments increase, the Executive Director will also be responsible for expanding the team to meet the needs of the growing population.
Adjunct Instructor, French Chester
The Department of Modern Languages in the College of Arts and Sciences at Widener University invites applications for the position of Adjunct Professor of French. The successful candidate will have experience teaching Francophone language and culture at the undergraduate level and will be expected to teach primarily language classes at the beginner and intermediate levels. The ability and credentials to teach advanced literature and culture at the 300-level is preferred but not required for consideration for this position.

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