Job Positions

Coordinator of Tutoring Services and Instructor

Categories: Mid South Region 3


Office of Academic Advising and Retention


Morehead State University

Date Posted:

May 17 2019 10:00PM

Close Date:

Until Filled

Position Description

Responsibilities: Aside from managing the Tutoring and Learning Center, the Coordinator of Tutoring Services/Instructor teaches student success-oriented workshops or university courses, including First Year Seminar, as appropriate based on credentials. Typical teaching load is two courses per semester, or four courses per academic year. As a key member of the Office of Retention & Academic Advising, serves as a retention agent in all interactions with students in coordination with other Morehead State University staff or faculty.

Application Process

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For priority consideration apply by May 31, 2019. To apply, visit:, complete the MSU Application for Employment, upload a cover letter and curriculum vita with name and contact information for three references. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Institution Information

Morehead State University, located in Morehead, Kentucky in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, is recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. MSU continues to strive toward becoming an even greater institution while making a lasting impact on the students of Eastern Kentucky and beyond. We are always looking for quality employees to help the University be the best public regional university in the South. We are accepting applications for a full-time position as a Coordinator of Tutoring Services/Instructor in the Office of Retention & Academic Advising.

Contact Information

Michelle Barber, Director Office of Academic Advising and Retention


Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in higher education, teaching, counseling/psychology, or related field and at least one year of experience working in higher education. Demonstrated knowledge of issues concerning retention and student success are essential. Excellent oral, written, and organizational skills are necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

Teaching experience is preferred. Previous experience working with educationally at-risk students is desirable. Proficiency with Excel. Prior tutoring and/or experience working in or administering a learning center or study skills lab preferred.