Program Coordinator - Master of Public Health Program
Company: St. Catherine University
Posted on: November 22, 2021
St Catherine University and the Master of Public Health program
invite applications for a Program Coordinator position. Our Master
of Public Health is in Global Health which prepares our graduates
to work with individuals, families and communities locally and
globally to strengthen health systems and improve public health. In
order to give students the best preparation, they complete
practicums at local community based groups, governmental offices
and international organizations. The Program Coordinator supports
practicum site development and on-going management of these
relationships, contracts, and systems. Responsibilities
- Identify, organize and coordinate the development of
international and U.S. field placement sites, building and
maintaining excellent partnerships that are respectful and
- Identify and develop new field placement locations.
- Maintain relationships with organizations and sites through
regular communication prior to, during, and upon return of student
- Coordinate pre-departure and practicum orientation process,
meetings materials, compliance, and emergency response
- Coordinate re-entry programming.
- Administer and track contracts, learning objectives,
supervisory responsibilities, student advising, etc.
- Establish criteria for new site selection and process for
- Evaluate and assess student experiences and follow up with
sites as appropriate.
- Travel to international practicum locations for field
- Maintain public health internal and external communications,
media stories, and social media.
- Support faculty and students through the MPH admissions
- Occasional work outside of business hours is required to
support students and communicate effectively with international
- Support and participate in the public health department
activities. St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis,
Minnesota, is a comprehensive Catholic university and home to one
of the nation's largest colleges for women, with associate and
graduate programs for all genders. Founded by the Sisters of St.
Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University integrates liberal
arts and professional education within the Catholic traditions of
intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to excellence
and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls students in certificate,
associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs in
traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.Minimum
- A Bachelor's degree with six years of experience that includes
the bullets below. OR
- Master's degree with four years of experience that includes the
bullets below. Experience in all of the following areas:
- Substantial experience traveling or living in countries with
limited healthcare and economic resources.
- Experience managing data with an exceptional degree of
- Experience using the Google and Microsoft suites of
- Familiarity with various social media platforms.
- Experience communicating respectfully and effectively to people
of all cultures, in a manner that affirms the worth and preserves
the dignity of individuals, families, and communities.
- Experience collaborating and working with people who have a
variety of cultural experiences.
- Ability to gain authorization to travel to a wide variety of
countries outside of North America. Preferred Qualifications
- Master's degree in Public Health
- Experience using academic software like D2L, Brightspace,
- Experience working in an academic setting
- Experience working with contracts, partnerships and
- Fluency in languages other than English We seek creative,
adaptable staff who enjoy working in a university climate that
promotes cultural diversity, multicultural understanding, and
cultural fluency. Consistent with the university's commitment to
women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to
candidates who manifest these themes in their experience and
service.EEO StatementSt. Catherine University is an equal
opportunity employer. Our commitment to inclusion reflects the
central value of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet to "love
of neighbor without distinction" and provides a learning and
working environment that is enriched by the diversity of all our
members. Individuals of religious, racial, ethnic, gender identity,
nation of origin, or disability groups that have traditionally had
less representation in higher education are encouraged to apply.
Should you need an interview accommodation please contact us at or
.Given the way campus life inherently puts people in close
proximity to each other, including residence and dining halls,
classrooms, and gatherings, the University has determined that a
vaccination requirement is the best way to keep our community safe
and prevent potential outbreaks as we return to more regular,
in-person operations. St. Catherine University is requiring all
students, faculty (including adjuncts contracted for the fall
semester and beyond), staff, and residents age 12 and older to
complete their COVID -19 vaccination series unless the University
approves a medical or religious accommodation or other
accommodation/exemption as required by applicable law. New
employees must submit vaccination documentation or be approved for
an exemption/accommodation before beginning work. For more
information, visit stkate.edu/coronavirus-info/vaccine. St.
Catherine University 2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105 Equal
Opportunity Employer / Drug Free Workplace / Tobacco Free Workplace
Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is
committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse
faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more
information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper
Midwest region, visit: .
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