Project Manager for Allegheny College Health Agency

Allegheny College, a small selective national liberal arts college, invites applications for the position of Project Manager.  The position is a full-time, temporary position lasting through June 30, 2022, reporting to the ACHA Medical Director.  The Allegheny College Health Agency administers all aspects of the College’s COVID-19 response.  This includes community testing, isolation and quarantine, policy and procedures as well as other aspects related to the management of COVID-19.

The Project Manager will work with the Allegheny College Health Agency (ACHA) to cultivate and support a healthy learning community at Allegheny College during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Responsibilities include COVID-19 vaccine data collection and management, testing coordination, quarantine and isolation coordination and other general duties as needed for the daily operations of ACHA.

Candidates will preferably have a Master’s Degree (Bachelors required) in student affairs, higher education administration, counseling or a related field.  Professional experience is preferred.  The candidate must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills.   Experience and demonstrated interest in helping to create a safe and developmental residential community is required.

One of the nation’s oldest liberal arts colleges, Allegheny College celebrated its bicentennial in 2015. A selective residential college in Meadville, Pennsylvania, north of Pittsburgh near Lake Erie, Allegheny is one of 40 colleges featured in Loren Pope’s “Colleges That Change Lives.” Allegheny College is known nationally as a place where students with unusual combinations of interests, skills and talents excel. In its 2018 rankings, U.S. News & World Report recognized Allegheny among the top six Most Innovative national liberal arts colleges in the country.  In its 2019 rankings, U.S. News & World Report recognized Allegheny among the top 30 most innovative national liberal arts colleges in the country.

The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Allegheny as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits.  Allegheny has a total undergraduate enrollment of just under 2,000 with students from 46 states [plus AE, AP, DC, GU, PR, VI] and 65 countries.  The College’s picturesque location is ideal for outdoor recreation, with eight freshwater lakes, ski areas and recreational opportunities all within easy reach.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and provide contact information for three references to the Office of Human Resources, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA  16335 or by e-mail to  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.

Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Allegheny does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.

posted 9/13/21