Program Administrator University of California, Los Angeles
Requisition Number: 31316 Salary: 20.89-41.37
Position Description: The Tribal Legal Development Clinic at UCLA Law and the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at UCLA Law seek a joint Program Administrator to provide programmatic support to both programs. The Program Administrator will serve as an integral staff member and will be supervised by the directors of the two programs, splitting his or her time evenly between the two. An ideal candidate is highly professional, attentive to detail, advances work autonomously and with initiative, can work effectively with people at all levels in the organization from board members to students, has excellent communication and problem-solving skills, and enjoys purpose-driven work.
The Program Administrator will work closely with the program directors to provide daily operational support to the directors and their programs. This will include travel support, meeting support, calendar support, and supplementary support for communications, fundraising, and faculty activities, as well as other tasks as directed. The Program Administrator will have significant responsibility for event logistics and event running. Events include conferences, lunch talks, workshops, and speaker series. The Program Administrator will work with internal and external stakeholders, including members of the board of advisers, UCLA Law alumni, UCLA Law students and staff, other university faculty, external professionals in the environmental law and tribal law fields, and others.
The Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at UCLA School of Law is the leading law school center focused on climate change and other critical environmental issues. The Institute works across disciplines to develop and promote research and policy tools useful to decision makers locally, statewide, nationally and beyond. Our Institute serves as a premier source of environmental legal scholarship, nonpartisan expertise, policy analysis, and training.
The Tribal Legal Development Clinic is nationally recognized as one of the leading clinics in the country working at the intersection of tribal and federal law. The Clinic provides students with the unique opportunity to work with Native Nations in California and beyond. In particular, the Clinic is deeply engaged in the protection of Native peoples' natural and cultural resources, and also maintains a focus on tribal institution building and good governance.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.