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Asst Coop Coordinator - Masters

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Asst Coop Coordinator - Masters
Requisition Number FTFR000825
Division/College College of Computer and Information Science
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Non Tenure Track
Posting Date 10/31/2016

The Northeastern University program is a national leader in cooperative education in which students alternate between academic study and work experiences. This is a full time, non-tenure track faculty position working with Master’s level students in the College of Computer and Information Science. The Assistant Cooperative Education Coordinator will: promote and present concepts of the theory and practice of cooperative education to students and employers, provide students with relevant educational work opportunities, coordinate with employers by working with supervisory, executive and human resources contacts, develop new and maintain ongoing co-op positions for students in the College of Computer and Information Science. In addition, the Coordinator will be expected to: maintain records of student experiences, collaborate with college and co-op education faculty and administration to help students integrate their co-op and academic education, coordinate with other co-op education faculty, administration, academic advisors and staff from the Office of Global Services, perform co-op teaching and be involved in departmental, college, and university service as assigned by the Director of Cooperative Education in the college.


Master’s degree required and a minimum of three years of industry work experience preferred. Experience with international students preferred.
Knowledge of cooperative education is a plus and excellent written and oral communication skills expected. Interest in the field of technology is preferred. Experience working with a diverse staff/student population, and a demonstrated commitment to achieving and maintaining diversity in the workplace required. He/she must have personal transportation and a valid driver’s license, as travel is required.
Preferred qualifications also include:
•Strong attention to detail with a “Big Picture” focus
•Ability to gather and analyze data to make data-driven decisions
•Not afraid to try new things and go outside comfort zone

Additional Information

Application should include resume and cover letter. Questions regarding this position should be directed to Kathi Vander Laan, Director of Graduate Co-op. 617-373 4693

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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