The School of Mechanical, Indisutral and Manufacturing Engineering is seeking an Outreach and Industry Relations Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the School Head.
The School of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (MIME) School Head's office is the central administrative unit for overall school leadership and management. The mission of the School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering is to provide a comprehensive, state-of-the-art education to prepare our students for professional and responsible positions with industry, government agencies, and academia. The purpose of the Outreach and Industry Relations Coordinator (OIRC) is to help the school develop and maintain strong communications with industry as a part of an overall advancement model in support of the school's mission. The position will be 1.0 FTE, 12-month fixed term. The individual in this OIRC position will perform a variety of duties within the School with a focus on three main areas: (1) Meaningful Engagement (2) Industry Relationships, and (3) School Promotion.
The successful candidate will work closely with the School Head. The work performed in this position is highly sensitive and confidential, both in verbal and written form. Ethical conduct is essential. Any breaches to this confidentiality could be detrimental to the School, faculty, students, our industry partners or others. The successful candidate will be required to make independent administrative decisions that positively impact the School. Self-motivation is essential.
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