The George Mason University Office of Admissions invites applications for an Assistant Director of Transfer Articulation. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
The Office of Admissions recruits nationally and internationally and the university enrolls transfer students from 50 states and 100-plus countries. In addition, Admissions evaluates 290,000 transfer credits each year for new and continuing students.
This position reports to the Director of Admissions Operations and is a critical component in the university’s transfer program. The incumbent is responsible for managing the daily evaluation of newly admitted transfers.
Job duties include:
Managing the evaluation of domestic and international undergraduate transfer credit;
Improving efficiency around the prioritization and completion of transfer credit evaluations;
Educating the campus community on transfer credit policy;
Maintenance of the Ellucian Banner transfer equivalencies;
Collaboration with academic departments and programs to manage the transfer credit evaluation process for unique international student populations;
Providing daily leadership to full- and part-time transfer credit evaluation staff.
Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
Thorough understanding of international educational systems;
Have up-to-date knowledge of international course evaluation processes and procedures;
Previous experience supervising employees;
Attention to detail;
Demonstrated experience working with and updating databases;
Excellent communication skills;
Great computer skills and willingness to learn new software applications.
Demonstrated experience (two years is preferred) in domestic and international credit evaluation;
Salary: Salary commensurate with education and experience.
Location: Fairfax, VA
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George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants may apply for position number 02524z at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 47771
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.