Job Positions

CUSP Student Success Navigator

Categories: North Central Region 6

Department:

College of Arts and Sciences

Institution:

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Date Posted:

12/14/2017

Close Date:

01/08/2018
 

Position Description

 

Duties

  • 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

https://employment.unl.edu/postings/57301

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: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Additional Information

$36,402/yr minimum

Contact Information

Scott McAtee
smcatee@unl.edu
402-472-6846

Qualifications:

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.