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Amherst has taken a leadership role among highly selective liberal arts colleges and universities in successfully diversifying the racial, socio-economic, and geographic profile of its student body. The College is similarly committed to enriching its educational experience and its culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration and staff.

Amherst College provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Amherst College complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, promotion, termination, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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Assistant Coach of Men's and Women's Swimming (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Athletics

IT Support Services Specialist (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Information Technology

Multicultural Post-Doctoral Fellow / Counseling Center

Second Cook - PM* / Dining Services

Athletic Department Business Manager / Athletics

Summer Lifeguard (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Athletics

Academic Department Coordinator/Business Manager / Theater & Dance

Second Cook - Catering* / Dining Services

Prep Cook* / Dining Services

Campus Police Officer / Campus Police

Director of Student Health Services / Health Services

Director of Gift Planning / Advancement

Managing Editor / The Common

Academic Department Coordinator/Assistant to Religious & Spiritual Life / Religion

Equipment Operator* / Facilities

Associate Dean of Admission / Admission

Head Coach of Women's Golf (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Athletics

Database Assistant (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Emily Dickinson Museum

Associate in Public Speaking / Writing Center

Athletic Trainer / Athletics

Assistant Dean of Admission / Admission

Director, Multicultural Resource Center / Chief Diversity Officer

Metadata/Discovery Librarian / Frost Library

Assistant Director of Internship Programs / Career Center

Summer Research Associate (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Department of Physics & Astronomy

Associate Director of Student Life for Student Activities / Office of Student Affairs

Grab-N-Go Server* / Dining Services

Commencement & Reunion Workers (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Dining Services

Associate Registrar/Associate Director of Institutional Research / Registrar & Institutional Research

Curricular Designer and Assessment Specialist / Dean of the Faculty

Director of Fellowships / Fellowships

Museum Security Officer (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Museum Security

Executive Director or Director of the Career Center / Advancement

Community Service Officer (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Campus Police

Second Cook-PM* / Dining Services

Center for Humanistic Inquiry (CHI) Fellows / Center for Humanistic Inquiry

On-Call Communications Dispatcher/Operator (Casual Position, No Benefits)* / Campus Police