East Carolina University, a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina, is a doctoral institution with an enrollment of over 27,000 students and approximately 4,500 faculty and staff.
Job Description: The Academic Coordinator position under the direction of the Assistant Athletics Director for Student Development will provide academic support services for designated teams.
Primary responsibilities: Provide advising and registration services for designated student-athletes. Coordinate study hall, monitor attendance and prepare study hall reports for coaches. Monitor student academic progress through contact with faculty, meetings with the students and progress report data. Implement appropriate academic intervention strategies. Keep supervisor, coaches and athletics administrators informed as to student progress. Monitor and track for NCAA, conference and institutional eligibility. Maintain eligibility and advising files on assigned student-athletes. Meet with recruits to discuss academic services and university policies. Assist the director on various projects as assigned. Be available to work evenings and weekends. Maintain student confidentiality at all times.
Minimum Qualifications: Required
Bachelor's degree from an appropriately accredited institution and at least three years of experience working with student-athletes at the post-secondary level. Knowledge of NCAA requirements as they pertain to initial and continuing eligibility. Must be able to work with a diverse population and within a team atmosphere.
Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions and conferred by the time of hire.
Master's degree from an appropriately accredited institution and at least one year of experience working with student-athletes at the postsecondary level.
Special Instructions to Applicants: East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Letter of Interest
List of Three References (noting contact information)
Date Initial Screening Begins: 10-24-2013
Job Close Date: Open Until Filled