The University of Maryland’s Urban Equity Collaborative (UEC) is seeking a highly motivated Project Coordinator. The collaborative seeks to strengthen community-based institutions and the work of community activists around issues of urban inequality. It aims to incubate and disseminate durable research and policy strategies that promote economic, racial, and gender justice and shifts power towards communities on the frontlines of struggle.
The collaborative’s work will focus on issues of dispossession and displacement, and specifically issues of affordable housing access, immigrant rights, and small business displacement. Through capacity and knowledge exchange with communities, the Urban Equity Collaborative leverages the collective expertise of university researchers in the service of community-led work. The Project Coordinator will coordinate and facilitate the activities of support staff, consultants, community fellows, graduate fellows, and collaborative members. Attached is more information about the position and how to apply. For best consideration, please apply by May 1, 2023.