Coordinator, Admissions - #603160

Flagstaff, Arizona
Commensurate with experience.
May 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Coordinator, Admissions - #603160

Northern Arizona University’s Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation office is seeking a Coordinator for Native American Recruitment. The successful candidate will be responsible for representing Northern Arizona University to multiple constituencies, including prospective students, their families, and school/community contacts. The position, in conjunction with the Associate Director for Diversity, oversees the continued development and implementation of the Native American Recruitment Plan; maintains and further develops strong relationships with Arizona’s 22 federally recognized tribes, Indian schools in Arizona, and other native communities throughout the Western United States.  The Coordinator leads a team of two Admissions Officers for Diversity Recruitment, specifically focused on serving Native American, Native Hawaiian, and Alaska Native first year and transfer students, in line with the university’s goal to become the top serving institution serving Native American students. The position will be instrumental in connecting the NAU campus community and UAO leadership in carrying out initiatives related to Native American recruitment and retention and is also responsible for admissions and office-related duties and other projects as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicant should have a Bachelor’s degree and two years of admissions experience. Master’s degree in education, American Indian Studies, or other related field is preferred. Equivalent experience with business, education, government, or other related experienced will be considered. Ability to present the office and the University in a professional manner.

Annual Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Application Deadline: June 8, 2017 at 11:59 P.M.

Please see for full job descriptions and details on how to apply online!  NAU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.