Public Relations Coordinator

ASUO Women's Center

The ASUO Women's Center seeks to provide leadership skills through employment and empowerment. Our center focuses on bridging classroom learning and student activism. Student Coordinator positions comprise the heart of the center's services and programming efforts.

The center provides information, support, and services to facilitate education around issues of feminism, women and gender. It fosters an atmosphere where students, staff, and faculty can engage in discussions and activities that empower women as individuals and as a community. Services include, but are not limited to: resources and referral, advocacy, events planning and coordination, support groups, the center's quarterly magazine, community outreach, and cultural events co-sponsored with other student organizations.

The mission of the ASUO Women's Center is to advocate for the best educational and working environment for the women at the University of Oregon. We accomplish this by working toward societal change, the ending of oppression and by supporting personal growth.

Term of Contract: 9 months (September through June)

Stipend: 9 month stipend beginning Sept. 2012-June 2013, $225/month

Purpose: The Public Relations Coordinator is responsibile for all media relations including print, radio and television. This position is the public face of the Women's Center and must stay abreast of all Women's Center events, write press releases and respond to all media inquiries. In collaboaration with the Outreach Team, the Public Relations Coordinator offers seamless services to all issues based coordinators to ensure that all the center's events are successful.

Hours: The Public Relations Coordinator will maintain a minimum of 10 office hours per week and attend all mandatory events including retreats, budget hearings and student coordinator produced events. See attached for additional details.


Abridged from the attached. See the description for more details. The ASUO Women's Center hires a number of student coordinators. See website for other opportunities.

Application Instructions: 

Prospective coordinators must complete an application (attached or available in the ASUO Women's Center), which is then followed up by an interview. Selection is based on event planning experience and familiarity with women's issues. All Coordinators report to the Director of the Women's Center.