Program Project Specialist

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Job Title
Program Project Specialist

Official Title
Program Project Specialist

Position Number

UNT TRIO - 160570


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Work Schedule
Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Department Overview
Student Support Services (SSS), funded by the Department of Education, is a TRIO program dedicated to increasing the retention and graduation rates for low income, first-generation, and/or students with disabilities at the University of North Texas.

Job Description
The UNT TRIO Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Program Project Specialist to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

* Assist students with academic, financial, and personal concerns to increase academic success, persistence, and graduation rates.
* Advising for 90 to 100 participants to meet/exceed project expectations. Participate in activities that promote a campus climate conducive to student success.
* Act as a lead in supervising SSS student employees.

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in related field and one year of related experience or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Prior experience working with first generation college students.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, and references with their online application.

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Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate

Pay Basis

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

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Job No:
Posted: 11/3/2018
Application Due: 1/2/2019
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