Work cooperatively in carrying out the mission of the unit.
Arrange and conduct seminars, workshops and programs designed to enhance diversity awareness.
Assist with developing, implementing and executing collaborations with various units on campus.
Assist students by providing appropriate resources and services on/off campus.
Monitor student's academic progress and adjustment to university life, provide guidance for academic and non-academic concerns.
Assist with the coordination and implementation of retention, marketing and recruitment initiatives and activities for MSS. This includes recruitment event planning for prospective students, designing and executing various workshops, programs and information sessions for students, parents and campus community.
Must work successfully with multiple parties to achieve MSS initiatives.
Support and attend functions as deemed necessary in support of multicultural efforts and professional development.
Assist in the implementation and coordination of programs, workshops, and seminars.
Maintain detailed and ongoing account of student and/or group counseling sessions.
May serve as general advisor to special student groups such as athletes, veterans, on-campus residents, minorities, women or international students.
Assist with development of office publications explaining the services and programs of the office; assist with the dissemination of information.
Perform other related duties as assigned by the Assistant Dean of Students.
A Bachelor's degree in counseling, higher education or a related area or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
At least three years experience in counseling/guidance, student personnel administration, higher education administration.
Ability to coordinate complex activities with multiple parties, work independently; communicate effectively orally and in writing; establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with persons contacted in the course of performing assigned duties.
Intermediate level knowledge of Microsoft Word.
Preferred Qualifications Master's degree in counseling or higher education experience in higher education is preferred.
$40,500 - $54,745 annual
Application Deadline February 26, 2018
Applicants must combine all application materials (cover letter, resume, and list of three references with contact information) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.).
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