GradQuant Staff Coordinator

Riverside, CA
Mar 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Salary: $43,100 - $53,600
Title: GradQuant Staff Coordinator
Category: Student Affairs and Advising
Department: Graduate Division
Date Posted: 01/11/2017

Position Information: Coordinates the GradQuant program and space ensuring that programming and activities meet the needs of Graduate students and are within the scope of the directors' vision. Supervises graduate student and professional staff, maintain records, and collaborates with other departments. Provides support to the GradSuccess team.

Minimum Requirements: Knowledge of how learning skills issues apply to a research institution.
Knowledge of learning theories and training models.
Multicultural competencies; knowledge and experience working and interacting effectively with diverse groups of staff, faculty, and student populations.
Skills in judgment and decision-making.
Develops knowledge of specific learning theory, learning styles, affective issues, academic issues, and socio-cultural issues in applying academic support for students.
Experience providing qualitative and quantitative assessment of academic programs.
Knowledge of strategies in critical thinking, reading, writing, note taking, test taking, time management, and goal setting.
Oral and written communication skills; interpersonal and presentation skills.
Develops knowledge of current and theoretical models that influence the application and delivery of academic services (e.g., discipline specific; student-population specific).
Ability to communicate information in small and large group settings.
Problem solving skills.
Proficient computer skills including databases, word processing, spreadsheets, and web-based systems.

Preferred Qualifications: Proficiency utilizing data analytic software such as R, SPSS, SAS, etc.

Background in computer programming, such as C++, HTML, Python, Java, etc.

Background in statistics, including but not limited to correlational designs, hypothesis testing, and ANOVA.

Background in qualitative methods.

Past experience in academic counseling or teaching.

Additional Information: In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

At UC Riverside we celebrate diversity and are proud of our #12 ranking among the nation for most diverse universities (US News and World Report 2013-2014). Become part of a place that fosters success for all its constituents, students, faculty, and staff, and where work/life balance and campus culture are integral to our way of life.

UCR is ranked 55th among top public universities (US News and World Report 2013-2014).

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview


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