Assistant Director, Fellowships
Working Title: Assistant Director, Fellowships
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Center for Undergraduate Excellence
Posting Date: 04-05-2017
The Center for Undergraduate Excellence seeks an Assistant Director to assist in the coordination of and advisement for national scholarships and fellowships at the University of Virginia. The successful candidate will jointly manage the Fulbright process, eventually becoming the Fulbright Program Advisor for the University. In addition, s/he will develop interests and expertise in managing other awards, as determined with the Associate Director. S/he will collaborate with the Associate Director in strategic planning for the office and participate in the development and execution of the regular outreach series, website updates, and other information and publicity. S/he will participate in the National Association of Fellowships Advisors (NAFA). S/he will perform other responsibilities as assigned.
For priority consideration, please submit your materials by April 19, 2017.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to work with students and faculty
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong group presentation skills
Ability to communicate professionally with colleagues and constituents both internally and externally
Strong planning and organizational skills
Ability to manage multiple projects, to perform effectively with a fluctuating workload, and to generate a number of different problem-solving approaches
Skill in working independently and as part of a team
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