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Position Number: 00103230
Primary Function of Organization Unit: The Office of Academic Support Program for Student Athletes (ASPSA) comprehensive support program strives to meet the academic, personal and professional development needs of all student-athletes, promoting excellence and effectiveness in undergraduate and graduate education as well as leadership and civic engagement. We are committed to extending the educational experience of its constituency with particular emphasis on empowering student-athletes to become strong self advocates, providing specialized initiatives to facilitate a smooth transition from high school to college and from college to professional life while successfully integrating student-athletes into the campus community; enhancing academic skills for student-athletes at all skill levels and providing academic support personalized to the needs of each student-athlete.
Essential Job Duties: Responsibilities for the Academic Coordinator include but are not limited to developing and implementing programs and activities for assisting and monitoring academic progress toward degree for assigned sports (football and/or other Olympic sports), providing academic support, and serving as a liaison with other campus support organizations.
Minimum Education/Experience: Master’s degree required.
Department Required Skills : Experience working with a culturally diverse population and a working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations are desirable.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Five years experience advising students at the university level with a demonstrated ability to interact with students on a variety of issues. National Association of Advisors for Athletics (N4A) Individual Certification.
Necessary Licenses and Certifications: N/A
AA/EOE: AA/EOE. In addition, NC State welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation or genetic information. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.
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