The program coordinator will plan, implement, market and evaluate cultural and educational program related to the Chicano/Latino undergraduate and graduate student populations; coordinate outreach efforts targeted to K-12 and community college students; coordinate cross cultural program with other campus departments; provide support and assistance to Chicano/Latino Student Organizations; assist in recruitment. training and supervision of peer mentors with a focus on mentorship to Chicano/Latino students at large; and act as an advocate for student concerns. Please note: The duration of this position is for 1-year. Continuation of the position beyond 1-year is contingent upon funding.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.