The position reports to the Director of Student Disability Services. The Associate Director administers the provision of services, as appropriate, to students receiving reasonable accommodations under the Rehabilitation Act Section 504 and ADA including; liaisoning with medical consultants, IT services, University Library Systems, College Housing, Facilities Services, Parking and Transportation, College Programming Office, Environmental Health & Safety and University of Chicago Police Department, vendors, area deans of students, faculty, other academic appointees, and other administrators. The Associate Director will analyze and interpret diagnostic and psycho-educational assessment reports, ensure accessibility of texts for students with print limitations and consult with Director and experts reviewing documentation in determining appropriate accommodations for eligible students. The Associate Director will train and supervise staff members; assist the Director in managing the budget, monitoring and reconciling accounts; and processing payroll; prepare financial and/or administrative reports.
This is a 12-month, full-time position; weekend and evening hours may be required.Responsibilities:
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NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application
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Staff Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-5800 or submit a request via the Applicant Inquiry Form.
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