Job Positions

Scholars Program Coordinator

Categories: Not Region Specific

Department:

South Carolina Honors College

Institution:

University of South Carolina

Date Posted:

Jan 6 2022 2:30PM

Close Date:

Jan 23 2022
 

Position Description

This position will provide personal advising to scholars through holistic advising processes and individual appointments, and will advise student organizations/student leadership within Scholar Programs as assigned

Duties

The Scholar Programs Coordiantor will perform a variety of duties in support of Scholar Programs to provide a four-year experience for the Top Scholar population: Stamps, Carolina, McNair, 1801 and Horseshoe Scholars, focusing on Stamps Scholars.

Application Process

Although we accept resumes for review, the application is the official hiring document maintained by the university. Offers of employment and starting salaries are based on the education and work experience (including beginning and end dates) included in the university application only, not your resume.

Institution Information

The University of South Carolina is a globally recognized, high-impact research university committed to a superior student experience and dedicated to innovation in learning, research and community engagement. Founded in 1801, the university offers more than 300 degree programs and is a top-tier Carnegie Foundation research institution. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of 20 locations throughout the state, including the research campus in Columbia. With 60 nationally ranked academic programs including top-ranked programs in international business, the nation’s best honors college and distinguished programs in engineering, law, medicine, public health and the arts, the university is helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and around the world. Diversity Statement At the University of South Carolina, we strive to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The University is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees.

Additional Information

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., with one hour for lunch. Must be willing to travel. Some weekends and after hours may be required. Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Contact Information

Dr. Kay Thomas bankshk@mailbox.sc.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Masters degree and 1 year related experience, or bachelor’s degree and 3 years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior advising with post-secondary high-ability students; working knowledge of scholar programs. Some knowledge of USC policies, procedures, and programs is preferred.