Academic Coordinator

7 days left

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Aug 25, 2022
Oct 14, 2022
Program Manager
Full Time
Academic Coordinator The Intercollegiate Athletics department at George Mason University, an NCAA Division I institution and a member of the Atlantic 10 athletic conference, is seeking qualified applicants for an Academic Coordinator. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment. Responsibilities:This position requires an experienced professional who can provide academic support services to a diverse population of student-athletes in high-visibility sports. This appointment is full-time and reports directly to the Senior Associate Athletic Director of Academic Services.Demonstrated commitment to the highest ethical standards of the university;Providing direct academic support for student-athletes, including but not restricted to, academic skill development, learning strategy assistance, monitoring academic performance and progress, oversight of tutoring, and assistance with registration and orientation;Maintaining student-athlete academic files;Assisting in the recruitment of prospective student-athletes;Maintaining and applying current knowledge of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), A-10 and university requirements regarding student-athlete eligibility;Assisting with Athletics' Student Affairs Services to include the Student Athletic Advisor Council (SAAC) and community service;Assisting student-athletes in taking advantage of other campus resources;Consulting with coaches and other university officials on matters related to student-athlete academic progress and performance;Responsible for purchasing academic equipment (books, iClickers, etc.) and monthly reconciliation of equipment;Developing and distributing periodic reports to athletic coaches and other officials on the status of student-athletes; andPerforming administrative duties that contribute to the academic success of student-athletes.Required Qualifications:Advanced degree or equivalent combination of education and experience;Previous experience with academic support services for adolescents and young adult learners;Working knowledge of NCAA rules;Effective skill in the use of computers; andOutstanding oral and written communication skills.Preferred Qualifications:Experience working with student leaders; andFamiliarity with university purchasing procedures.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number FA624z at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

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