Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), the country’s preeminent art and design school, located in historic Providence, RI, is seeking a Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Students to join its Title IX Department.
RISD is committed to creating and providing a learning, living and working environment free from gender-based discrimination. The Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Students oversees the timely response and case management of student Title IX complaints, including complaints of sexual harassment, sexual violence, intimate partner violence, and stalking, cyber-stalking and gender discrimination.
The Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Students collaborates with the Health Promotion Office to implement campus-wide sexual violence prevention efforts and to support and assist in the overall institutional compliance with Title IX, VAWA/Campus SaVE Act, and other applicable policies, and state and federal laws. This position is responsible for maintaining awareness of new and existing legislation and best practices and engaging appropriate internal groups to discuss impact/ effect and to solicit feedback. It also builds and leverages partnerships to enhance awareness and foster support is an important part of the responsibilities.