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Academic Coordinator

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Position Details

Classification Information

Classification Title Academic Assistant
Classification Code 286
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Essential Duties

Position Information

Position Title Academic Coordinator
Position Number 0219
Department Architecture, Design, & Construction Mgt.
FLSA Non-Exempt
Job Type Full-time
Job Description Summary

Assist the Department Chair in the functions that support the department’s mission, its faculty, and students. This position requires strong organizational, written, interpersonal, and computer skills.

Fiscal Responsibility: Describe the type and scope of fiscal responsibility.

No fiscal responsibility.

Minimum Education Required Bachelor's degree
Preferred Education Bachelor's degree
Minimum Work Experience Required 1 - 3 years
Preferred Work Experience 1 - 3 years
Minimum Knowledge Required Working knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices and procedures and ability to apply in varied situations. Uses instructions and guidelines to perform the job safety function. Periodic training will be required.
Preferred Knowledge
Advertised Minimum Qualifications
Salary Range
Advertised Preferred Qualifications

Supervisory Details

Does this job receive work primarily from the supervisor/manager? No
Does this job regularly receive work assignments directly from others, in addition to the supervisor / manager? Yes
List those titles here

Department Chair

Supervisory Responsibilities: Indicate the type and scope of supervisory responsibilities of this job. Guides work of others who perform essentially the same work. May organize, set priorities, schedule and review work, but has no responsibility to hire, terminate, review performance or make pay decisions.

Collaboration/Services

Internal Identify needs/concerns of others, determine potential solutions, resolve or redirect appropriately., Exchange of routine, factual information and/or answering routine questions., Exchange detailed information or resolve varied problems., Access to and/or works with sensitive and/or confidential information., Persuade, gain cooperation and acceptance of ideas or collaborate on significant projects., Resolve conflict, negotiate or collaborate on major projects., Handle sensitive issues and facilitate collaboration at the highest level., Develop and maintain relationships with key contacts to enhance work flow and work quality.
External Identify needs/concerns of others, determine potential solutions, resolve or redirect appropriately., Exchange of routine, factual information and/or answering routine questions., Exchange detailed information or resolve varied problems., Access to and/or works with sensitive and/or confidential information., Persuade, gain cooperation and acceptance of ideas or collaborate on significant projects., Resolve conflict, negotiate or collaborate on major projects., Handle sensitive issues and facilitate collaboration at the highest level., Develop and maintain relationships with key contacts to enhance work flow and work quality.

Decision Making/Problem Solving

Indicate the type of impact of the decisions typically made by this job. Decisions may affect a work unit or area within a department. May contribute to business and operational decisions that affect the department.
Indicate the nature of problems regularly encountered by this job. Problems are varied, requiring analysis or interpretation of the situation. Problems are solved using knowledge and skills, and general precedents and practices.

Essential Functions

These are the essential functions required of the position. The percentage of time should add up to 100.<br />*** Note that you are required to enter at least 4 entries.<br />

Essential Function

Maintain a timeline and procedures for coordinating various tasks throughout the year: MArch Application process to include logistics and graduation requirements; manage all aspects of the Department’s Semester Abroad initiatives.

Percentage Of Time 50
Essential Function

Support the Assistant to the Dean in a variety of daily tasks; provide guidance/expertise in various databases to implement/manage daily assignments. Become familiar with faculty/staff roles in academic advising.

Percentage Of Time 20
Essential Function

Provide guidance to the Academic Assistant with a number of on-going projects/assignments including, but not limited to: office management, studio management, faculty requests, hiring/supervision of work-study students, department events, departmental website, faculty meeting minutes, and assistance with technical/software issues.

Percentage Of Time 10
Essential Function

Develop an Alumni database. Collect relevant data prior to graduation and thereafter; assist with the development of ‘out-reach’ campaigns to the Alumni body; assist with the planning of alumni dinners/events; collection of data from alumni surveys, etc., to enable the department to maintain a vibrant Alumni body.

Percentage Of Time 10
Essential Function

Assist with the collection of relevant data for accreditation throughout the academic year to include departmental and institutional-wide information.

Percentage Of Time 10
Essential Function

In coordination with designated faculty, maintain department website.Develop and maintain departmental media exhibits.

Percentage Of Time 10

Skills

In this section, please click on the <strong>Add Skills Entry</strong> button to include skills such as analytical, project management, and computer/technical. <br/><br/> Include a brief description of each and check the level required (basic, intermediate, advanced.) <br/><br/> You are required to add at least four skills

Skills

Physical/Environmental Demands

Physical Activity

Please check the level of frequency that best describes the physical demands that are required for you to perform your job duties. Do not consider those parts of your job that, if you had a disability, a reasonable accommodation could be made. For example: If you were in a wheelchair, but had to occasionally move a box of paper, it would be a reasonable accommodation to have someone else move it for you. In that case, you would not consider moving the box as a required part of your job. Only select those which are applicable to the position.

Sitting Nearly Continuously
Repetitive hand motion (such as typing) Nearly Continuously
Vision
Smell
Hearing, listening Nearly Continuously
Talking Nearly Continuously
Standing Often
Walking Not Required
Bending Seldom
Stooping Not Required
Climbing Stairs Not Required
Climbing Ladders Not Required
Kneeling, squatting Not Required
Crouching Not Required
Crawling Not Required
Balancing Not Required
Reaching Overhead Seldom
Pulling, pushing Not Required
Shoveling Not Required
Carrying
Lifting - up to 10 pounds Seldom
Lifting - up to 20 pounds Not Required
Lifting - up to 30 pounds Not Required
Lifting - up to 50 pounds Not Required
Lifting - over 50 pounds Not Required
Running Not Required
Bicycling Not Required

Work Environment

This question describes your work environment. Subject to change Office Environment: Employees are protected from weather conditions or contaminants, but not necessarily occasional temperature changes.