Assistant Director / Academics and Student Development

Columbia, SC
Sep 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Details
Posting Summary

Posting Number STA00297PO17 Classification Title Student Services Manager I Internal Title Assistant Director / Academics and Student Development Campus Columbia 01 College/Division Athletics Department Department of Athletics Band 6 Advertised Minimum Salary $48,572 Advertised Salary Range Commensurate with experience Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Work Schedule Type of Staff Position Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Student Services

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Serve as Assistant Director of Academics and Student Development and Advisor to student-athletes of assigned teams. Provide academic advising, planning and other support for student-athletes in the areas of course selection, registration procedures, degree requirements and career goals. Oversee book distribution for all student-athletes, serves as liaison to Office of Student Conduct, create / distribute the student-athlete handbook. Other duties as assigned by Sr. Associate AD / Academics and Student Development.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

Masters degree in Student Personnel Services or related field and 5 years related experience, or bachelor's degree and 7 years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Academic Advisor experience in a university athletics setting is highly desired, including knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.


Advisory experience, University experience . Ability to work with culturally diverse students, Computer skills .

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies Desired Start Date 10/02/2017 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 09/14/2017 Job Close Date 09/20/2017 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a masters degree in Student Services or related field and 5 years related experience, or bachelor's degree and 7 years related experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. Letter of Recommendation 1
    4. Resume
    5. List of References and Contact Information


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