Bryn Mawr College — Associate Director, Praxis

Bryn Mawr College has an opening for an Associate Director for the Praxis Program.

THE POSITION

Praxis is the College’s experiential education and community-based learning program, providing opportunities for students to connect theory and practice through meaningful, useful engagement with community partners and through active and ongoing reflection.  The program is housed within the Career & Civic Engagement Center (the Center) at the College.  The mission of the Center is to prepare Bryn Mawr students and alums to be effective, self-aware leaders in their chosen life pursuits.  The Associate Director for Praxis supports the work of the Center by providing guidance, resources, and field placement support to faculty, community partners and students engaged in Praxis courses and related community-based learning/engagement programs.  

The Associate Director for Praxis reports directly to the Senior Associate Director of Praxis and works closely with Career & Civic Engagement Center staff, especially the Civic Engagement team.  The person in this role will also engage in outreach to both on-campus and off-campus stakeholders in an effort to promote and develop the program in alignment with the current priorities of the College.  Responsibilities will focus on areas of Praxis course, field placement and program development, relationship management, data management, and departmental and interdepartmental planning.

The salary range for this position is $52,000 – $55,000 annually and comes with excellent benefits that include health care, retirement contribution, tuition benefit and generous amounts of time off.

ABOUT THE INSTITUTION

Bryn Mawr College is a liberal arts institution located in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania region.  The College serves a population of approximately 1,700 students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  It has a long tradition of educational excellence and offers a dynamic and challenging work environment.  The campus is easily reached by public transportation as well as most major highways.  Bryn Mawr College is an equal opportunity employer that believes diversity strengthens our community; candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

APPLY

To express your interest in this role, please submit a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three professional references through Interfolio:
http://apply.interfolio.com/108396

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a candidate is chosen.  Due to summer staff schedules, first-round virtual interviews are anticipated to occur July 18 – 26, 2022 with on-site finalist interviews to occur August 15 – 19, 2022.  Anticipated start date is on or before September 6, 2022.  

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