Paid Employment

The Women's Center

West Chester University

Alicia Hahn-Murphy
Lawrence Center 220
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-436-2122
Fax: 610-436-3160

Paid Employment 

Women's Center Mission

The Women’s Center has served the diverse needs of women and their male allies for forty years on West Chester University’s campus. Our mission is to raise awareness of issues that disproportionately impact women and  to create an inclusive campus environment for all students. Our services include providing support for women in crisis, providing referrals and resources for students, implementing educational programming that addresses a wide variety of gender and social justice issues, and hosting special events, workshops, and trainings that promote awareness of the ways in which gender bias intersects with racism, classism, homophobia, and other forms of oppression.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

  • Coursework in Women’s and Gender Studies

  • Coursework or work experience involving human sexuality

  • Victim advocacy training

  • Experience working with sexual assault survivors
  • Ability to communicate with comfort on a variety of topics, including sensitive issues

  • Leadership experience or ability to reach a wide variety of students

  • Research skills

Required Skills:

  • All Women’s Center staff members must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 (undergraduate) or 3.5 (graduate)

  • Knowledge and experience working with diverse populations

  • Strong written or verbal communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs

  • Ability to be self-starting and self- motivating

  • Complete tasks in a timely manner

  • Maintain confidentiality with sensitive information

  • Ability to work unsupervised, independently, and in groups

Graduate Assistant

Graduate Assistant Job Descprition and Application

We are currently accepting applications for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Application Deadline: April 1, 2014

Peer Educator and Men in Action Peer Educator

Job Despcription and Application

Complete the application and submit it electronically to Alicia Hahn-Murphy, Director of the Women's Center, at All potential student employees must submit a CV or resume along with the application.