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CUSP Student Success Navigator

Categories: North Central Region 6


College of Arts and Sciences


University of Nebraska - Lincoln

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Position Description



  • Serves as the primary student services point of contact for CASNR Undergraduate Scholarship Program (CUSP) Scholars attending UNL through the CUSP Program.
  • Primary activities center on ensuring Scholars are culturally, socially, and academically integrated into the life of the University, and seamlessly matriculate through their program of study at UNL.
  • This includes planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of comprehensive programming and activities.
  • Will travel to Rwanda to develop relationships with incoming students and with program partner. Liaison with UNL Office of Admissions and other campus-wide student services and academic success resources to ensure coordination of admission process as well as successful onboarding, integration, and retention of Scholars.

Application Information

Institution Information

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See:

Additional Information

$36,402/yr minimum

Contact Information

Scott McAtee


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree plus two years of experience engaging with undergraduate students at a professional level (i.e. instructing, advising, recruiting, student services).
  • Completion of a working, living, or studying abroad opportunity.
  • Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software.
  • Experience must demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills, high degree of intercultural competency, adaptability, and problem-solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree.
  • Experience working with students for whom English is a second language.
  • Work experience in Africa.
  • Demonstrated leadership in cross-cultural awareness training.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Ability to advise and motivate a large, diverse group of individuals.