Academic Support Coord

Harrisburg, USA, Pennsylvania
Aug 08, 2017
Temple University
Faculty Jobs
Position Type
Alt-Ac & Post-Ac
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Reporting to the Assistant Director for Academic Programs and located on the Harrisburg Campus of Temple University, the Academic Support Coordinator will provide direct academic support services and access to academic resources. The Coordinator will promote the academic success of all students across programs and will work with the Senior Student Services Coordinator to build programs correlated with academic persistence and retention. Responsibilities include planning ahead for required services; building new programs as needed; creating written guides to resources available; providing direct services to students in the areas of information literacy, research, academic coaching, and writing; managing any part time or peer tutors; ensuring that students have effective access to Main campus resources in the areas of academic and library support; providing students with needed training or support to effectively utilize the course management system; arranging for students and faculty to have access to all needed library resources; monitoring and reporting on student satisfaction and utilization of all academic resources. Performs other duties as assigned. Required Education & Experience: Bachelor's and at least three years of related experience in higher education. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Required Skills & Abilities: * Excellent verbal and written communication skills. * Attention to detail. * Ability to work effectively in teams. * Ability and experience to work independently. * Strong organizational skills. Preferred: * Master's Degree Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and. employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact. To obtain additional information about Temple University please visit our website at Temple University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains statistics, policies, and procedures related to campus safety and can be found at: You may request a copy of the report by calling Temple University's Campus Safety Services at 215-204-7900.