This position works with the Student-Athlete Academic Support Services team to provide academic support to assigned teams. Assists coaches, athletic administrators, university administrators and faculty with any and all concerns as they relate to the academic needs and overall development of the student-athletes at Miami University.
This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.
Duties: • Provide detailed weekly and end of semester reports to SAAS staff, head coaches and sport administrators on student athlete academic performance • Provide one-on-one academic support/learning interventions • Educate student athletes on registration process, financial aid, NCAA academic progress, study skills, time management, test taking and other skills that support the success of students. • Assist the sport programs in talking with prospective student-athletes, parents, and/or guardians about the academic services provided at Miami University at recruiting visits and scheduled recruiting functions • Represent the Office of Student-Athlete Academic Support Services on University Committees, and communicate NCAA and MAC rules and regulations on satisfactory progress and eligibility with college academic advisors and support staff. Address university staff and faculty members concerns related to student-athlete issues • Occasional travel with team as needed • Oversee student workers/study table monitors • Instruct KNH 112: Transition for College Students • Other duties as assigned. (This list of essential duties, tasks and responsibilities is not all-inclusive; individual will perform other related duties as assigned.)
PLEASE APPLY VIA THE FOLLOWING LINK - http://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/495430/academic-coordinator-for-saas
Minimum Qualifications -
• Bachelor’s degree • Professional experience working with College Students (graduate assistantships count) • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written • Organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and complete projects in a timely manner • Experience working and communicating with diverse groups of people • Knowledge of NCAA rules/regulations • Ability to make decisions, solve problems, and handle conflicts • Ability and willingness to work occasional evenings and weekends
Internal Number: 495430
About Miami University
Affiliation: Public university of OhioPhilosophy: Miami is a residential university with a focus on teaching undergraduates. A liberal education core complements the more specialized studies of the majors.Established: 1809; named for the Miami Indian Tribe that inhabited the area now known as the Miami Valley Region of OhioLocations: Main campus in Oxford, Ohio (35 miles north of Cincinnati); regional locations in Hamilton, Middletown, and West Chester, Ohio; European Center in LuxembourgEnrollment: 14,872 undergraduates and 2,395 graduate students on the Oxford campus; 3,680 undergraduates on the Hamilton campus; 2,271 undergraduates on the Middletown campus; 205 graduate students at the Voice of America Learning Center (based on Fall 2010 enrollment)
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