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Quinnipiac University invites applications for the Assistant Director for Advising and Student Development for the School of Communications.
The School of Communications fosters student success and leadership in a rapidly changing world of communication by offering a liberal education built on a practical and theoretical foundation of scholarship and ethics, a command of evolving technologies, and a respect for diversity. The School offers degree programs in: Film, Television and Media Arts; Interactive Media & Design; Journalism; Public Relations; Advertising & Integrated Communications; and Media Studies.
Quinnipiac University is a thriving private university with 6,500 undergraduate and 2,500 graduate students, located in Hamden, Connecticut, approximately 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report and recently named one of the 2013 Great Colleges to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Quinnipiac offers 58 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate and professional programs, including those leading to degrees in both law and medicine. At the core of Quinnipiac is its commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; it is a spirited, welcoming campus.
The Assistant Director for Advising and Student Development will work closely with the Assistant Deans for Student Services and for Career Development in the School of Communications. The duties include teaching multiple sections in the SoC mandatory “Seminars for Success.” Our one-credit mandatory first-year seminar teaches students about our different majors, their career possibilities, as well as time management skills and how to adjust to university life. In our mandatory career seminar for sophomores and above, students learn to write resumes and cover letters, conduct job interviews, and how to search for internships. In tandem with teaching, the successful candidate will assist students with academic planning and decision-making. The candidate will also be a member of a team that develops coordinates and supports various academic advising and career development programming.
Additional responsibilities include:
For this position, Quinnipiac University is only considering applicants who have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment-based visas for this position.
Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a resume and a thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in the position, and explaining how your background and experience qualify you for this position.
Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community. We welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity. Quinnipiac offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit program.
Job Code: 2015-1747
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