Director of Student Recruitment, CAES

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Position Summary: This position is a critical member of the College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences (CAES) Academic Affairs leadership team that provides vision and leadership to undergraduate student recruitment and professional leadership development across the College. This position coordinates the College's efforts and is the lead staff role for undergraduate student recruitment and professional leadership development. It has budgetary responsibility for the College's undergraduate recruitment efforts. This role directs and provides strategic advice to the College's academic departments, the Tifton and Griffin Campuses, and works closely with the UGA Office of Admissions in developing recruitment programs and printed and web-based recruitment materials for student recruitment. This position also works with college alumni, employers, and the UGA Career Center in professional leadership development, student internships, and career services for CAES students.

Responsibilities: Responsible for undergraduate student recruitment activities for the College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences and the associated budget for these activities. Serves in a dotted line relationship as work supervisor for undergraduate recruiters on the UGA Tifton & Griffin campuses.

Qualifications: Completion of a master's degree with 3 years of related experience; OR completion of a bachelor's degree and 5 years of related experience.

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 ( 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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Posted: 9/26/2018
Application Due: 12/27/2018
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