General Counsel - Wentworth Institute of Technology
Colleges of the Fenway
July 28, 2018
Wentworth Institute of Technology seeks its first in-house General Counsel, who will provide legal and strategic advice for the university and its various colleges and departments. Reporting directly to the President, the General Counsel will provide legal oversight and advice to the university?s various divisions in the areas of employment and labor law, Title IX, immigration law, intellectual property, student-related matters, information security, crises management, contract oversight, institutional review, university policies and procedures. Responsibility for labor matters will include, but not be limited to, assistance with union negotiations, grievance hearings and arbitrations as well as handling other labor related matters. The successful candidate will manage university responses to litigation and other legal proceedings including both federal, state and other governmental agencies. Must work collaboratively with all key constituencies and departments on campus and have a deep understanding of the organizational culture and decision-making processes within a higher education environment.
Internal Number: 7178
About Colleges of the Fenway
The six educational institutions that make up Colleges of the Fenway view diversity as a key component in the growth of our students' educational experience as well as our ongoing journey as professionals charged with maintaining the world class status of our institutions. By drawing from a wide cultural palette, we ensure that we have access to the full range of talent available. Through our respect for the vast array of backgrounds we create an environment that will help that talent grow. It is within an environment of respect that we are able to build and work toward our goals. Our goal is to create an atmosphere that values mutual respect. All Colleges of the Fenway members have policies and practices designed to safeguard our healthy environment as well as provide the support and access needed to do so.The Colleges of the Fenway are located in the heart of Boston?s academic, scientific and cultural communities and is within walking distance from landmarks such as the Museum of Fine Arts, Fenway Park, Symphony Hall and world renowned medical institutions.Jobs at Emmanuel College: http://emmanuel.edu/About_Emmanuel/Employment.htmlJobs at Massachusetts College of Art and Design: ...http://www.massart.edu/About_MassArt/Careers.htmlJobs at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences: http://www.mcphs.edu/about-mcphs/careers-at-mcphsJobs at Simmons College: http://simmons.edu/overview/about/jobs/Jobs at Wentworth Institute of Technology: https://jobs.wit.edu/Jobs at Wheelock College: http://wheelock.interviewexchange.com/static/clients/205WHM1/index.jsp