This position serves as academic mentor and advisor and assists in coordinating academic support programming for Oakland University Student-Athletes.
Bachelors' degree or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience is required. Experience working with high-risk students in a secondary of post-secondary education environment. Experience providing one-on-one academic support to student-athletes in an NCAA D1 environment. Demonstrated knowledge of effective learning strategies, motivational techniques and study skill development.Perform all job duties in a manner consistent with NCAA conference and University rules, regulations, ordinances, policies, procedures and guidelines. Excellent written, interpersonal and oral communication skills. Strong attention to detail, time management, organizational, verbal, writing, interpersonal skills. Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays depending on work and game schedules. Valid driver's license and driving record acceptable to the University by the University's insurance carrier.
Compensation commensurate with education and experience. Oakland University offers an excellent benefit program including a comprehensive medical plan with low contribution amounts for our employees, generous paid time off plans, a 14% University contribution to a 403(b) retirement plan, tuition assistance for our employees and dependents, free access to our Campus Recreation Center and workout facilities, and many others.