Student Service Specialist I - Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology/Genetics, Development and Cell Biology
Professional & Scientific
Required Minimum Quals:
Bachelor's degree and 1 year of related experience.
Experience with computer programs such as word processing, spreadsheets, data base, and survey software. Experience in a university setting working with undergraduate policies procedures and deadlines. Professional experience handling inquiries and working on complex issues. Experience handing competing priorities in a fast paced setting.
The departments of Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology (EEOB) and Genetics, Development and Cell Biology (GDCB) at Iowa State University are seeking qualified candidates for a Student Services Specialist I.
A primary responsibility of the Student Services Specialist I is to coordinate student research opportunities on and off campus and facilitate student career development. In addition this position is responsible to provide support for the curriculum, instructors, and the professor in charge of the undergraduate program; assist faculty with academic advising and undergraduate program activities; maintain thorough knowledge of ISU and general administrative policies and procedures relating to program activities; and analyze, summarize and produce correspondence, specialized reports, projects and administrative communications as needed by the undergraduate Biology and Genetics programs and their supervisory committees.Â
The successful candidate uses independent judgment, initiative, and exceptional ability to complete a variety of activities.
Number of Months Employed Per Year:
12 Month Work Period
Pay Rate Type:
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Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com).
Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.