DePaul Women's Network > Practice Areas > Programming

Programming

The Programming team executes a diverse, highly engaging slate of events targeted toward professional development, networking and support for all DePaul women faculty and staff, with some events being open to the entire university community. Members of this team develop an annual schedule of events with an emphasis on achieving a balanced variety of topics and event formats.

Focus Areas

  • Program development
  • Event planning

Desired Qualifications for Director of Programming

  • Excellent organizational and collaboration skills
  • Experience and/or interest in event planning
  • Ability to contribute creative ideas, expertise, and personal and professional connections to develop engaging events for DePaul's women faculty and staff
  • Ability to manage a budget for DWN events
  • Demonstrated leadership experience, preferred

Team Member Core Responsibilities

  • Contribute ideas, expertise, and personal and professional connections to develop quality events centered on professional development, networking and support
  • Design and plan events that meet the needs and interests of DPU women
  • Leverage connections and seek out partnerships to raise profile and desirability of DWN events
  • Coordinate event logistics; secure event speakers and presenters; assist with day-of tasks

Director and Team Member Opportunities

  • Develop event planning experience
  • Influence the type of programs DWN provides
  • Design and implement programs that appeal to DPU women
  • Help bring DWN's mission and vision to life by creating opportunities for DPU women to connect, learn and share ideas
  • Connect and collaborate with other DPU women and expand network at DePaul as a result
  • In addition to the above, the Director of Programming has the opportunity to gain experience managing and leading a team, and medium- to large- scale projects

Time commitment per month varies based on projects. Directors meet monthly with DWN leadership.

Apply to be a team member or director during DWN's annual spring recruitment. Applications are currently being accepted until April 6, 2018.