Classification Title: Administrative Coordinator I
College/Division: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: CAS Center for Digital Humanities
Advertised Salary Range: $33,494
Advertised Job Summary:
The Center for Digital Humanities (CDH) at the University of South Carolina is an interdisciplinary research hub where faculty, staff, and students at USC collaborate on digital research in the humanities. (Learn more about us at cdh.sc.edu.) The CDH Coordinator will oversee day-to-day operations of the Center while coordinating individual projects, often working closely with faculty and student programmers. The Coordinator will supervise all aspects of student work — setting goals and deadlines, assigning responsibilities, and monitoring progress — while maintaining clear communication with the director and co-directors. The Coordinator also works with campus support services required for events hosted by the Center and generally assists in promoting and organizing meetings. The coordinator must communicate across disciplines, facilitating discussion between student programmers and faculty project leads. Towards this end, the Coordinator must be willing to learn and speak about technologies commonly used in digital research, to understand digital humanities as a research and teaching field, and to serve as an enthusiastic and effective advocate for the Center.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience in business management, public administration, or administrative services; or equivalency.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 60472
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.