The Department of Biomedical Sciences (BMS) is seeking an Academic Support Coordinator which will be a 12-month, full-time Administrative Professional position. The Academic Support Coordinator plays a critical and supportive role in strengthening department efforts to provide quality advising and promote undergraduate student success. The primary functions are to foster successful transition to the university, engage in innovative and holistic approaches to providing students with strategies and resources for academic success, foster student engagement, assist with timely graduation, and participate in department/college initiatives related to student advising. The duties include: advising students in the major and minor undergraduate programs, supporting transitions, being proactive in outreach and interventions, developing academic plans, maintaining student records, participating in recruiting and retention efforts, and serving as faculty advisor for the student club.
Minimum Qualifications include: Masterís degree with one year of professional experience or bachelorís degree with three yearís professional experience working with students in a higher education setting; strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills; proven ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment; demonstrated ability to do detailed work, prioritize multiple tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast paced work environment; reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department's commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Application must include a cover letter describing your education, experience, qualifications and skills specifically related to the position description; resume; and names and contact information of three professional references. Please send application materials electronically as a single PDF file to: Carol.Dewbre@colostate.edu. For full consideration, materials must be received by December 20, 2013, 5:00 pm MST. See http://csu-cvmbs.colostate.edu/academics/bms for full job description.
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