Lead at Norris

Gain valuable career experience and become a Norris Student Employee Leader!  

Who May Apply

  • Any undergraduate student may apply for a Center Manager or student supervisory position at Norris.
  • All current Center Managers and Supervisors wishing to continue their leadership role must re-apply for next year.
  • Work-study is recommended.

Schedule for Norris Student Leadership Search 2019

CM Info Sessions

Friday, 2/1, 10-11am, Chicago Room

Monday, 2/4, 5-6pm, Scholars Room

Thursday, 2/7, 3-4pm, Chicago Room

 

Applications will open on February 4th, and will be found on this webpage.

 

CM Application Timeline

Applications Available: February 4th

Applications Due: February 17th

Interviews Begin: February 21st   

Interviews End: March 6th 

Offers Made: March 11th

Acceptance Due: March 15th

University Career Advancement

Visit the Career Advancement website for sample cover letters, resumes, and information on other career services.

How to Apply

  1. Find the Norris leadership job(s) you are interested in.
  2. Prepare your cover letter and resume as Word, text, or PDF files.

Open Leadership Positions 

Position Title Job Description (Click on the link for detailed description) Contact Information
Norris Center Manager (CM)

Norris Center Managers

Center Managers (CMs) are responsible for the effective operation and communication of the Norris University Center and its departments. The Center Manager is a representative of the administrative staff of the Norris Center on evenings and weekends and represents the center at all times while on duty. It is a position that comes with much responsibility, accountability, flexibility, and a high level of trust.

 

Meredith Young

Operations Manager

meredith.young@northwestern.edu

Note: Current student supervisors and Center Managers will have to reapply for their positions.  If the positions in the department that you apply for are filled, there is an opportunity for your application to be sent to other departments still in need of leadership roles.

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions about the Norris Student Leadership Search, please contact the department supervisor.

Applicants must participate in a paid fall training (approximately four-six days prior to fall quarter and area-specific training time as scheduled by your supervisor); all-staff training in November (tentative); be subject to quarterly reviews by area supervisors; complete quarterly employment surveys and/or evaluations; and attend regular staff development and advancement opportunities throughout the academic year.