The Title IX Deputy Coordinator for Student Affairs is responsible for conducting and overseeing the complaint and resolution process, including investigation of potential violations of sexual and gender based misconduct involving students. The Deputy Coordinator will also work with the College's Title IX Coordinator to ensure compliance including training, education, communication, and the administration of grievance procedures for students. This position also assists the Title IX Coordinator in carrying out the other Title IX /VAWAresponse and prevention responsibilities for the College such as data collection, trend analysis, and community outreach. The Deputy Title IX Coordinator must be able to work independently and will report to the Dean of Students/VP for Student Affairs. In carrying out these responsibilities, the Title IX Deputy Coordinator will work closely with the Title IX Coordinator, the Vice President for Student Affairs, Human Resources, the Associate Dean of the Faculty, and other relevant offices and departments.
Master's degree in psychology, criminal justice, student affairs, or related fields is required with 2-5 years' of experience. The candidate must have experience conducting interviews or investigations and will work with the Title IX Coordinator revising policies, overseeing compliance efforts, developing and delivering prevention education programs and training. Prior experience working on compliance with Title IX & VAWA regulatory requirements in higher education environment highly desirable. Demonstrated ability to exercise high levels of discretion and good judgment, and the ability to quickly establish credibility with a broad range of constituents, including students, faculty, staff and others. Must be willing to participate in a variety of meetings, forums, and events, which may occur at various points throughout the day, as well as weekends and in the evening. Knowledge of the dynamics of interpersonal violence, the impact of trauma interviewing, investigation techniques, and analyses of evidence to determine policy violations is preferred. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills and must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.
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About Skidmore College
Skidmore is a highly selective liberal arts college with a reputation for its creative approaches to just about everything. With its relatively small size and student-faculty ratio, the College is a close-knit academic community. Skidmore is known for its faculty of teacher-scholars devoted to the instruction and mentoring of undergraduates; approximately 2,400 talented men and women from some 47 states and 46 countries.In the universe of selective, private liberal arts colleges, Skidmore's distinctiveness is expressed in the statement that "Creative Thought Matters". This idea reflects not only the historical strength of the College's programs in the fine and performing arts but also the understanding that creativity is required for achievement in any area of human endeavor.The city of Saratoga Springs is widely recognized as one of America's great communities. It is located in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains, within a three-to-four-hour drive from New York City, Boston or Montreal. Travel & Leisure calls Saratoga Springs one of "America's Greatest Main Streets" as well as "one of the best college towns in the nation," Money Magazine says it's one of the nation's top 100... places to live, and Princeton Review describes it as a "perfect college town." It's a community rich in history and tradition. Famed mineral waters, a Revolutionary War battlefield, and the nation's oldest thoroughbred racetrack represent portions of that history. Also, it's a community of arts and culture. The Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) is the summer home to the New York City Ballet, Philadelphia Orchestra, and a performing venue for top rock and jazz musicians.The Skidmore College community awaits your arrival, so if you welcome challenges and are interested in making a difference, come join us!