Academic Coordinator

Job description

The Math Preparation & Placement Coordinator position will oversee the Math APP courses and staff including teaching assistants and peer educators. Will assist the APP Director with building class schedules and organizing common exams.

Will also be responsible for coordination of placement testing for Math, Reading, Writing and ESL programs. Will schedule and staff the proctored exams and manage the vouchers for offsite testing.

Position will collaborate and advise on initiatives, planning and policy concerning placement testing.

Job Title
Academic Coordinator

Requisition Number

Working Title
Math Preparation & Placement Coordinator

Department Name
8Z011: Transformative Learning

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting or standing for long periods of time. Repetitive motion and long exposure to the computer screen. May need to lift, push or pull items up to 25 lbs.


Monday - Friday; 8:00 am-5:00 pm; and occasional weekends or evenings.


Interpersonal communication; and supervision.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Experience working with a developmental education population.

Deadline to Apply

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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

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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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    Job No:
    Posted: 12/12/2018
    Application Due: 1/17/2019
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