Details: Commensurate with education and experience
2 Court Square West
CUNY Law School is looking for an Administrative Coordinator to help support our human rights and social justice work. The Admin Coordinator will support the projects, initiatives, campaigns and activities that impact the lives of those in need both in New York and internationally by providing support to the Human Rights and Gender Justice Clinic and the Community and Economic Development Clinic at CUNY Law School. Both of these clinics are a part of Main Street Legal Services, Inc. (MSLS), which is the in-house clinical program of CUNY Law. Future work may include assisting other clinical programs under the MSLS umbrella on an as needed basis.
The Human Rights and Gender Justice Clinic represents victims and advocates on gender-based violence, reproductive rights, sexual orientation and gender identity, economic and social rights, children’s rights and anti-trafficking work. Our clients come from the U.S. and around the world including Iraq, Syria, Colombia, Haiti and the Congo.
The Community & Economic Development Clinic addresses economic inequality in marginalized communities in New York City through litigation, transactional representation, grassroots community advocacy, and policy reform.
This is a terrific opportunity for the candidate who is looking to learn more about how advocates work on local social justice issues and international human rights.
Reporting to the Senior Associate Dean, the Administrative Coordinator will support the activities for the Clinics and the Main Street Legal Services. In addition to the CUNY Title Overview, duties include but are not limited to:
- Provide administrative support for meetings, travel arrangements, process expenses etc.
- Collect data for and prepare and distribute reports and presentations utilizing software such as
PowerPoint and Prezi.
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
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