Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, STUDENT WELLBEING PROGRAMS, Student Support and Wellbeing, to organize, create, and maintain Institute-wide health promotion efforts to foster an environment that promotes student success and wellbeing. Through the development of relationships with campus partners, will maintain knowledge of current offerings and initiatives for students to develop their wellbeing and assist in unifying and coordinating these efforts, including peer education and the Wellbeing Ambassador program. Will also envision and implement new opportunities and initiatives that promote wellbeing, including contributing to the development of a curricular pathway that helps students map their wellbeing journey while at MIT; and utilize a public health approach that engages the community in individual, relational, and environmental change efforts to achieve the community’s goals. While undergraduate and graduate students are the primary focus of the initiatives of this position, will also work collaboratively with faculty and staff to advance a culture of wellbeing.
A full description is available at https://studentlife.mit.edu/content/dsl-open-positions.
REQUIRED: a bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred) in public health, health promotion, health education, higher education, or related field; and at least two years of experience in higher education or closely related setting. Job #19380-6
Salary range: low to mid $60s
Only candidates who submit a cover letter and resume will be considered for the position.
This is a temporary, one-year appointment, with the possibility of renewal depending upon on funding
Employment is conditional upon successful completion of a background check.