LBGT Student Services

Our Commitment

The Office of Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay and Transgender (LBGT) Student Services is committed to promoting an open and affirming environment inclusive of the diversity of sexual orientation and gender identity on campus. We seek to operationalize our commitment through support, advocacy, and education at Western Michigan University.

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Now Accepting Applications for Work Study Eligible Office Assistant Position

Office of LBGT Student Services Office Assistant Job Posting.pdf

General Summary
Provides administrative and general office support. Supports education and outreach program development and implementation.

Major Duties:

  • Works with people from diverse backgrounds including those of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and ally community
  • Assists with program development and implementation, produce reports and other internal and external written communication as needed
  • Supports program development/implementation and resource referrals
  • Works with administrators, faculty, staff and community representatives
  • Uses word-processing and spreadsheet software in order to produce and edit letters, memos, reports, statistical tables and other documents
  • Answers phone calls, greets clients, and directs clients and phones calls to appropriate agents

Required Qualifications:

  • Enrolled at WMU at least half time
  • Qualify for Federal Work Study Award for Fall 2015
  • Ability to work independently
  • Interest in working with diverse communities including but not limited to LGBT people

Preferred Qualifications:

  • General office experience
  • Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with Western Michigan University campus community

Document Submission:
Please submit a cover letter and resume -OR- a Universal Student Employment Application
Via email to: jennifer.hsu@wmich.edu
Or, by mail to:

Western Michigan University
Jennifer Hsu, Coordinator
Office of Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay and Transgender Student Services
1903 W. Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5372

 

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Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay & Transgender Student Services
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5363 USA
(269) 387-2123 | (269) 387-2554 Fax
lbgt-coordinator@wmich.edu