Student Affairs

Director - Center for Women & Gender Equity and Violence Prevention Center

Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green, OH United States

Position Summary

Develop and implement programs and initiatives that bring visibility to issues affecting women on campus; facilitate access to resources, support, information and advocacy regarding those issues for multiple constituent groups; advocate for a campus community that embodies gender equity, serve as liaison to campus and community units with complementary missions.


Essential Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Plan and coordinate Center for Women & Gender Equity and Violence Prevention Center programs and services.
  • Perform administrative functions (develop/manage budget and fiscal oversight; complete internal and external reports; direct strategic planning).
  • Serve as resource person and spokesperson regarding issues that differentially affect women, gender, and violence prevention on campus and in the greater community.
  • Promote Center for Women & Gender Equity and Violence Prevention Center visibility (website, social media, other online outreach, semi-annual mailings).
  • Seek and manage external funding.
  • Serve on relevant campus and community committees.
  • Supervise/evaluate staff and recruit/train/supervise interns and volunteers.
  • Advise student groups.
  • Respond to individuals in crisis; serve as a resource and advocate for survivors of sexual violence.  Serve on the University’s Title IX Advisory Board and other committees as appropriate.
  • Serve as a resource and liaison, as appropriate, between the Department of Women’s, Gender, Sexuality Studies and other relevant departments and schools.
  • Develop and promote student academic achievement, career aspiration, and personal development opportunities. 

Knowledge, Skills or Abilities

  • Strong leadership and public relations skills
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills
  • Evidence of successful fund-raising experience, including grant-writing
  • In-depth knowledge of women’s, gender, violence prevention issues, especially in the college/university setting



Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree required in higher education administration, women’s/gender studies, organizational development, public administration, social work, counseling or related field.  Successful candidate must have Master’s degree conferred at the time of application 

The following experience is required:

  • Minimum of 3 years program planning and execution
  • Minimum of 1 year of budget management
  • One year supervision of staff/students


Full-time, Administrative staff position available. Administrative Grade Level 357. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Full benefit package available.


Deadline to apply:   July 1, 2019




  • Start Date: No Start Date
  • Education: Master's Degree Required
  • Work Experience: 1 - 3 years
  • Part/Full Time: Full-Time

Contact / Additional Information

To Apply

For a complete job description & to apply for this position visit or contact the Office of Human Resources at (419) 372-8421. BGSU. AA/EEO/Disabilities/Veterans. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Bowling Green State University, please call 419-372-8421.

Deadline to apply:   July 1, 2019