Office of Student Life

Multicultural Center


Full-Time Professional Staff

The Student Life Multicultural Center (MCC) is a department within the Office of Student Life at The Ohio State University. The professional staff of the center represent a multitude of degrees and professional fields. Visit Our Team page to get to know us better, and to get a sense of the wide breadth of knowledge and experience that our dynamic team contributes to the campus community. Any openings in full-time professional positions with the MCC can be found at jobs.osu.eduPlease note that the university is currently under a hiring freeze.


Work-Study and Other Undergraduate Student Employment

Transformational Equity and Alliance Ambassadors for the Student Life Multicultural Center (TEAM) are student employees who work to support their peers and other full-time staff in fulfilling our mission of community building, advocacy and education. This cohort of students collaborate internally and externally to develop alliances in creating positive social change on our campus. The MCC employs about 20 undergraduate students annually. Students who serve in this role come from a wide range of backgrounds, identities and experiences. Information about how to apply can be found on our Student Employment page. Please note that we are only considering student employees who are eligible for Federal Work Study.


Graduate Administrative Associates

Based on a twenty-hour per week commitment, the Student Life Multicultural Center offers a small number of opportunities for graduate students who are seeking a Graduate Administrative Associate placement within the MCC. Selected students gain professional experience in coordination of cultural and intercultural programs with a focus on cross-constituency community building, facilitation of workshops and trainings, and participation in departmental and university-wide committees and activities. Specific responsibilities are negotiated each year with the MCC staff to meet the needs of the office, and the professional development goals of our GAA’s. Please note that all positions for the 2020-2021 academic year have been filled.


Internships, Fellowships and Independent Study

The Student Life Multicultural Center has offered a myriad of opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to complete independent studies, internships and fellowships in the MCC. The MCC is a highly unique setting for gaining professional skills across a wide spectrum of work. Whether you are interested in identity specific programs, social change efforts across constituency groups or initiating research or assessment efforts, the MCC could be a good fit for your learning goals. Please review our website to get a sense of our work, and then reach out to the full-time staff person whom you think might be best positioned to host your placement.