Academic Coordinator

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Sep 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Internship Coordinator is a full-time, 12-month staff position. The position administers a strong program for internships for the large and dynamic Equine Science and Management degree program in the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. In addition, the successful candidate will assist in academic advising for students in the program, support the teaching mission of the degree program, and have event-planning responsibilities. As part of the internship and engagement process, the individual will collaborate with faculty and staff in the UK Ag Equine Programs and with the industry to build opportunities for internships, student activities, and career placement. The individual will also collaborate with college philanthropy directors to build industry engagement with the UK Ag Equine Programs.

Additional Documents Needed at time of Application:
Resume
Cover Letter
Specific Request 1: One-page personal statement about the role of internships in undergraduate education.




Job Title
Academic Coordinator

Requisition Number
RE11884

Working Title
Internship Coordinator

Department Name
81024: UK Equine Programs

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
44

Salary Range
$40,872-65,395/year

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

MA



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

3 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50lbs, sitting for long periods of time.



Shift

Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Driver's license preferred.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Yes

Preferred Education/Experience

Candidates with credentials allowing them to serve in an instructional capacity (18+ hours at the Master's level or above) are preferred; those without will be expected to pursue those credentials.



Deadline to Apply
10/25/2017

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Specific Request 1
Optional Documents

PI99606512