Academic advisor for assigned teams; promotes academic success and retention of student-athletes, providing academic advising and monitoring academic progress; assists in monitoring continuing eligibility; mentors at-risk student-athletes; meets with prospective student-athletes on recruiting visits and provides coaches with relevant NCAA Eligibility Center information regarding prospective student- athletes; coordinates NCAA CHAMPS/Life Skills programming; assists with NCAA compliance items.You must submit an on-line application in order to be considered as an applicant for this position. To view the full job description and apply, go here: https://www.jobs.cmich.edu/postings/26208
Bachelor’s degree in related field. One year of experience working in a college student services area. Commitment to academic integrity and compliance with University, Conference and NCAA regulations. Positive interpersonal skills. Ability to work and communicate effectively with faculty, staff and students from diverse educational and social backgrounds. Ability to multi-task. Effective organizational skills. Strong listening skills. Effective written and verbal communication skills. Ability to perform the essential functions of the job.
Master’s degree. Working knowledge of NCAA bylaws. Knowledge of Division I athletic programs. Advising, compliance, and academic support programming experience in an NCAA intercollegiate environment.
Central Michigan University was established in 1892 and is among the nation’s 100 largest public universities. As a tier-one university, CMU serves nearly 20,000 students on its Mount Pleasant campus. It also enrolls more than 7,000 students and working adults online and at 50 out-of-state locations. The university is ranked No. 1 in online undergraduate education by U.S. News and World Report. CM...U delivers a superior educational experience for students that is built on close relationships with faculty and staff, hands-on learning including undergraduate research, an emphasis on leadership and volunteerism, and a global perspective. With a $440 million budget, CMU offers more than 200 academic programs from the undergraduate to doctoral levels. Premier programs include the sciences, business, accounting, health professions, communications, teacher preparation, educational leadership, engineering, neuroscience, psychology, apparel merchandising design, music and political science.CMU in 2013 launched the nation’s 137th College of Medicine with a unique mission of preparing students for an escalating shortage of primary care physicians in medically underserved communities. Employees have access to state-of-the-art fitness facilities and a nationally recognized wellness program as well as health care and benefits that exceed national norms for many industries. CMU offers top NCAA Division I athletics. The university is located in a classic college community in the heart of lower Michigan, where residents find active outdoor features, family attractions, boutique shops and Midwestern life in a vibrant university culture.CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity within its community. CMU does not discriminate in employment against persons based on age, color, disability, gender, gender identity/gender expression, genetic information, familial status, height, marital status, national origin, political persuasion, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or weight (see http://www.cmich.edu/ocrie.)