Division/College: College of Social Sciences and Humanities
Location: Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time: Full Time
Provide professional administrative support to Department Chair and graduate program director for three graduate programs, including the PhD and MA Program in Political Science and the MS Program in Security and Resilience Studies. Provide ancillary professional administrative support for the undergraduate programs in Political Science and related departmental activities. Plan, organize, and implement activities for the programs' admissions, financial aid, student records, alumni relations, and publications. Attend all relevant graduate and undergraduate committee meetings. Advise students in administrative matters, general program policies, and petition requests. Develop and implement computer tracking systems to monitor student academic progress and review related student records and advise students and faculty when appropriate. Coordinate and develop marketing materials. Collect, analyze, and present data and reports for department and program use. Monitor and manage website and Access database for the department. Provide office coverage for the front office and monitor work-study students, as needed.
Bachelors degree required and responsible administrative experience of 2-3 years preferred. Strong computer skills required in word processing, database management, spreadsheets, website maintenance, and electronic correspondence. Organizational and interpersonal skills critical; independence and initiative essential. Familiarity with university administration and student services a plus.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern
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