Associate Director, UGA Mentor Program

Position Summary: Reporting to the Executive Director of the Career Center, the Associate Director position will hold the major responsibility for launching a university-wide mentor program, engaging both students as mentees and UGA alumni and friends as mentors. The Associate Director will work closely with UGA Development, Alumni Relations, and the UGA Career Center to set up, pilot, and implement a mentorship program. The program will include a plan to include orientations, marketing & communication, outreach, education, and program assessment. As a mentoring advocate, the person in this position will become familiar with all campus mentorship programs and facilitate meetings for and share resources with the UGA campus partners.

Responsibilities: Launch, oversee, maintain, and grow a university-wide mentor program, engaging both students as mentees and UGA alumni and friends as mentors * Develop and guide a long-term comprehensive mentorship strategic and tactical plan to include broad goals, orientation, marketing & communication, outreach, education, and program assessment. * Become familiar with all campus mentorship programs and facilitate meetings for and share resources with the UGA campus partners. * Supervise Graduate Assistant and student workers

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About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Full time/Part time: Full Time

EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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