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Events and Scheduling Coordinator (50% Time)

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Boulder, Colorado

Employment Type:

Classified Staff



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Job Summary

The Center for Research Data and Digital Scholarship (CRDDS) encourages applications for a Center Coordinator. This individual provides a full range of logistical and administrative support for the Center for Research Data and Digital Scholarship (CRDDS). The incumbent reports directly to CRDDS leadership but interacts with a wide range of staff, faculty, students, alumni, and community members. This role involves working closely with a variety of campus and community individuals and requires active problem solving and effective interpersonal skills.

Who We Are

The Center for Research Data and Digital Scholarship (CRDDS) is a collaboration between Research Computing and University Libraries, offering a full range of data services for both university and community members. Our aim is to promote research data management mandated by federal funding agencies and journal publishers, cyberinfrastructure to gain full benefit from big data, digital scholarship to explore tools and methods used in digital research, and education and training.  

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Event Support
  • Coordinates logistical aspects of CRDDS events throughout the year, including scheduling, arranging for catering, room reservations, maintaining information about trainings, participant registration, and coordinating related mailings. 
  • Writes, communicates, and implements policies and procedures for CRDDS event support. 
  • Serves as the main point of contact for event organizers and CRDDS Directors. 
Center Administration
  • Handles the CRDDS virtual help desk by triaging email questions to the appropriate director. 
  • Posts weekly event calendar and liaises with building management in Norlin Library. 
  • Serves as liaison between CRDDS and the Communications Manager to coordinate content, design, and production for events, exhibits, signage, and websites. 
  • Leads content on the CRDDS website and runs the CRDDS digital sign(s).
Room Scheduling
  • Approve room reservation requests for CRDDS room booking and approves CRDDS room reservations using Outlook. 
  • Manage key access and ordering for the room. 
Faculty Support/Certificate Program Support
  • Assists with supporting graduate faculty appointments and certificate program implementation for CRDDS.

What You Should Know

This is a part-time, 50% appointment. 

What We Can Offer

The anticipated starting salary for this 50% part-time position is $18,250 annually.


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

  • Two years of experience in an occupational field related to the work assigned to the position. 
    • Appropriate education will substitute for the required experience on a year-for-year basis.
  • Must be a Colorado resident.

What You Will Need

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products, particularly Outlook.
  • Ability to advocate for an environment of diversity, inclusion, and respect.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Experience coordinating events, including outreach, catering arrangement, and room reservations.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
1. A current resume. Must include date ranges and whether full time or part time work. 
2. A cover letter that specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications (optional). 
3. DD-214 for veteran applicants. 
a. Qualified veterans are eligible for veteran’s preference points within the State classified system. If you are a veteran and would like to have your DD214 evaluated to determine your eligibility for preference points, please attach a copy of your DD214 to this posting. If you do not wish to upload a DD214, please email a copy to or send via fax at 303-492-4693 and reference the job to which you are applying.

You will not be asked to upload references at this time.

Please apply by September 29, 2019, for consideration.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

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The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.