This job has expired

Specialist for Academic Support

Employer
State University of New York Empire State College
Location
Various SUNY Empire Regional Locations, SU

View more

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

Category:: Professional
Department:: Provost/Academic Affairs
Locations:: Various SUNY Empire Regional Locations, NY
Posted:: Nov 16, 2021
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Part-time
Position ID:: 139509

About SUNY Empire State College:


SUNY Empire State College was established in 1971 by Dr. Ernest Boyer as a distinctive statewide institution focused on innovative, nontraditional teaching and learning.


SUNY Empire is part of the State University of New York system and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. With headquarters in Saratoga Springs, New York, SUNY Empire primarily serves working adults pursuing associate, bachelor's and master's degrees online and onsite at locations in every region of the state and abroad.


The college's 51-year commitment to flexible, individualized learning is represented by faculty mentors who guide students throughout their academic studies, the ability for students to build individualized degree plans, the award of credit for learning gained from life and work experience, world-class academic and social student-support communities, and flexible course delivery methods that meet students' diverse learning preferences. The college boasts more than 92,000 successful alumni and partners with nearly 17,000 students each year who want to expand their personal and professional horizons.


SUNY Empire State College is committed to creating a multicultural, inclusive academic and work environment. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We believe that a diverse faculty is critical to academic excellence and prepares students to live and work in an increasingly global world.


We are pleased to offer our employees a generous compensation and benefits package. We also offer professional-development activities for professionals and support staff, as well as faculty-development opportunities that encourage pursuit of disciplinary and community-focused research, scholarship of teaching and learning, and leadership development. Faculty-development opportunities include our annual Fall Academic Conference and the annual Institute on Mentoring, Teaching and Learning.



Job Description:


SUNY Empire State College seeks a .50 Specialist for Academic Support to provide onsite and online direct tutoring service in areas of science, introductory math, statistics and study skills. In addition, this candidate may assist in development and delivery of new academic support resources, provide embedded support within courses and support Academic Support leadership with managing services and programs as needed.


The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a statewide academic support team, value a student-centered approach to supporting learning and be willing to partner with faculty on learning activity design and support. Specific experience supporting post-traditional students and a diverse community is highly desired.



Requirements:


Required Qualifications:


  • Master's Degree from a regionally accredited US university or comparable non-US university with relevant content expertise
  • Experience with tutoring students at the college level
  • Excellent and effective communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work within a collaborative academic environment
  • Desire and skills to engage with a diverse student body
  • Knowledge of adult learning, learning technologies and online pedagogies
  • Experience with computer databases and web-based communications platforms

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Master's Degree related to a science or math discipline
  • Previous college teaching experience

Special Information:


  • This position can be located in Buffalo or Selden, NY
  • Day and evening hours are required; weekend hours may be required as needed.
  • Occasional travel may be required to fulfill department, division, and college-wide commitments


Additional Information:


Rank/Salary: SL2/$22,500


Empire State College is an EOE employer.


IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE ADA COORDINATOR AT (518) 587-2100, ext. 2240. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (518) 587-2100, ext. 2800. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE SAFETY AND SECURITY WEBSITE AT http://www.esc.edu/safety-security



Application Instructions:


Applications Due By: The review of Applications will begin immediately and will be accepted until position is filled.


If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following documents, which are required for consideration by clicking on the APPLY NOW button:


  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Name and contact information of three references

See the FAQ for using our online system. Please contact us if you need assistance applying through this website.


Returning Applicants - Please click here to login to your Empire State College Employment Account to check your completed application or to update your account.


Organization

Founded in 1971, Empire State College, State University of New York, is one of the university’s 13 colleges of arts and sciences, accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. We are uniquely designed to serve adults pursuing associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees. The college offers affordable, SUNY degrees onsite at locations in New York state and abroad, as well as entirely online.

suny_empire_state_college1.jpg

You choose how, when and where you will study. When you take courses at Empire State College, you are among the 18,000 adult learners served annually by the college.

We offer:

In recent SUNY student surveys, Empire State College consistently ranks #1 in student satisfaction. Our online degree programs are industry leaders with more than 300 courses available.

Our 60,000 graduates are proud that their degrees are current, relevant and marketable, often leading to promotions, new employment or master’s degree studies.

 

 

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert