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Extension Program Coord I/II

Company: Wayne State University
Location: Detroit
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Extension Program Coord I/II 046642We are searching for an experiencedExtension Program Coord I/II 046642at our Detroit campus location. Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. Essential Functions (Job Duties):Serves as a direct point of contact for WSU Colleges/Schools leadership to coordinate recruitment, promotion, academic programming, and student success initiatives related to off-campus strategies. Responsible for coordinating off-campus course schedules through partnerships, collaborations, and innovative delivery to support new student enrollments. Provides direct student support through advising and onboarding activities. These responsibilities flow through the WSU Academic Student Affairs and Global Engagement strategic priorities and focus on student success, teaching excellence, financial sustainability, and positive enrollment growth.Essential FunctionsIdentify off-campus programming and partnership opportunities, focused on transfer populations, to increase new and continuing enrollments.Assist schools/colleges in developing comprehensive course schedules and instructional programs to fulfill program requirements.Assist schools/colleges/departments in resolving problems with off-campus course schedules, advising, faculty assignments, and/or instructional issues.Assist schools/colleges in developing and supporting off-campus and new student recruitment initiatives to reach enrollment goals.Support onboarding academic advising for specific new student populations and off-campus programming.Maintain knowledge of academic curriculum developments, enrollment trends, and market conditions to identify new enrollment and off-campus opportunities and threats.Build and maintain relationships with university departments, colleges/schools, community college partners, and business and industry.Monitor off-campus student progress and academic offerings to support student success.Communicate University and transfer policies, deadline(s), and opportunities.Compile data and maintain statistical and progress reports relating to areas of responsibility as requested/required.Serve as a resource person for general information (i.e. admission, transfer, and WSU programming) and back-up on-site at WSU off-campus sites as needed.Perform other related duties as assigned or required at locations on or off-campus at times the demand for services is greatest. Qualifications:Bachelor's degree required for rank of Extension Program Coordinator I; Master's degree required for Extension Program Coordinator II.Ability to represent Educational Outreach / Off-campus programs and establish a rapport with students, faculty, and the public.Demonstrate ability to meet deadlines with accurate results.Experience in designing, implementing, and evaluating programs for adult learners.Experience in recruiting, counseling and advising students highly desirable.Ability to work afternoon/evening (flexible hours) including weekends.Must possess good organizational skills and adaptability skills.Excellent communication skills, oral and written.Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software. School/College/Division:H20 - Educational OutreachPrimary Department:H2003 - Credit Prog LifelongJob Type:Full TimeJob Category:Staff/AdministrativeFunding/Salary Information:Compensation Type: Annual SalaryHourly Rate: Salary Minimum: Salary Hire Maximum: Working Conditions:Ability to work afternoon/evening (flexible hours) including weekends.Job Openings: 1Reposted Position: NoReposted Reason: None (New Requisition)Prior Posting/Requisition Number: 046642Background Check Requirements:University policy requires certain persons who are offered employment to undergo a background check, including a criminal history check, before starting work. If you are offered employment, the University will inform you if a background check is required.Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:Wayne State University provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Keywords: Wayne State University, Detroit , Extension Program Coord I/II, Other , Detroit, Michigan

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