Academic Advisor/Recruitment & Retention Specialist (Inclusion & Diversity Office)

Winona State University in Minnesota

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 22, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

WSU invites you to join our Community of Learners as our Inclusion & Diversity Academic Advisor/Recruitment & Retention Specialist.


Duties of this position include:  1) providing academic, financial and career advising for underrepresented students; 2) recruiting underrepresented students; 3) assisting underrepresented students in navigating campus resources for retention and success; 4) coordinating the SILCC Mentoring Program; 5) monitoring and tracking underrepresented students in the Academic Progress Reporting System; 6) coordinating the Diversity Recruitment Day; 7) serving as Liaison to Diversity Student Clubs; 8) assisting with Summer Bridge Programs (HOPE Leadership Academy and Family Ties); 9) general budget management; 10) working collaboratively with WSU Admissions Office, WSU-Rochester and Southeast Technical College to serve underrepresented students; and 11) maintaining a significant presence on the WSU-Rochester campus.  If you possess a masters degree and three years of experience in higher education, we encourage you to apply.


For a complete position description and information on applying for this position, please go to  Review of applications begins May 22, 2014.    Position available pending budgetary approval.  


A member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System.  An equal opportunity educator and employer.  Women, minorities and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.





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