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Interested in becoming an Involvement Coach?

Stony Brook’s Department of Student Engagement and Activities looks for motivated student leaders to serve as Involvement Coaches for the Discover. Engage. Lead. Initiative .

Positions tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Execute general information sessions outlining various campus involvement opportunities for students 
  • Conduct one on one personalized meetings with students interested in getting involved on campus
  • Assist in the planning of and participate in fall and spring Involvement Fairs
  • Work closely with new first year housing communities
  • Participate in and support special events on campus as needed (such as: Orientation sessions,  etc.)
  • Develop engaging content for the program’s webpage and various social media outlets
  • Update, publicize and encourage participation in the ‘25 Things To Do Before You Graduate' campaign
  • Develop and host engaging programs targeted at increasing student involvement 
  • Assist the program with developing new initiatives and special projects as related to student leadership/involvement
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications: 

  • Must be enrolled as a matriculated undergraduate student at Stony Brook University
  • Must minimally be of sophomore class standing by the date of employment
  • Applicants must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.25 
  • Applicants must maintain appropriate conduct standing. A sanction of University Probation or higher, or a sanction of restriction from holding leadership positions will disqualify candidates.
  • Availability of approximately 7-12 hours/week - could include evenings and weekends
  • A minimum one year commitment
  • Demonstrate passion and commitment to the program and its mission 
  • Be available for committee and staff meetings as well as trainings
  • Previous experience working collaboratively as part of a diverse team
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple projects and to work autonomously
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills (verbally, written, and interpersonally)
  • Available and willing to work in person and/or virtual events as needed

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior leadership experience within a club or organization
  • Familiarity with SB Engaged/CORQ, & 25Live 
  • Ability to transport materials needed to various sites on campus. A rolling cart can be provided for assistance

Remuneration:

Students can earn academic credit, or can be paid via work study. 

  Application Instructions:

We are not currently accepting applications at this time. If you are interested in getting involved with this program please contact us at studentengagement@stonybrook.edu