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Part-Time - Assistant to the Coordinator

Posted On: December 10, 2014

Hours: Part Time


The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art seeks a Part-Time Assistant to the Coordinator. 

Assisting with organization and review of School of Art hometests, organizing transcripts, applications, portfolios and original work, repacking and returning of hometests.

According to the amount of work needed, hours may fluctuate from a minimum of 15 hours a week to a maximum of 35 hours per week between January 6th, 2015 - April 15, 2015.

This is a unionized position.

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is an AA/EOE by choice

Submit application to:
Human Resources
30 Cooper Square, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10003

Or email to:

  • Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.