Pay Range: $43,500 per year or higher depending on education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: The Pre-Health Professions Program Coordinator is responsible for planning, organizing, and coordinating excellent service for University of Idaho pre-health professions students and alumni. These services include coordinating programming and events on and off campus for current and prospective students; supporting annual scholarship awards; overseeing the Pre-Health Professions Program budget; development and implementation of marketing strategies; supervising/mentoring a full-time pre-health professions advisor; and working with faculty, staff, and other campus and community partners in support of pre-health students' personal, academic, and professional development. The Coordinator reports to the Associate Director for Advising (Student Success) and works with them to develop goals and objectives, policies, and practices and to make administrative decisions on areas as assigned above.
Additionally, the Pre-Health Professions Program Coordinator serves as pre-health advisor for a targeted group of pre-health professions students, as designated based on student need. Services include helping students understand and assess their interests and aptitude relative to a health professions career, major exploration, course recommendations, suggestions for gaining relevant experience, and support with the professional school application process.
Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree One (1) year supervisory experience. Experience delivering student-centered customer service. Experience compiling and analyzing information. Experience presenting information clearly and concisely to a diverse audience.
Preferred Qualifications: One or more years supervising professional staff. Familiarity with/knowledge of the health professions. Experience with health professions advising in higher education. Experience managing programs. Proven excellence in public speaking skills. Knowledge of University of Idaho academic rules and regulations for undergraduate advising.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions: Ability to lift and/or otherwise move up to 30 pounds. Willingness to travel and to work selected evenings and weekends.
Posting Number: SP002413P
Posting Date: 02/10/2020
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: This position is open until filled, however, applications received by March 11, 2020 will receive first consideration. Posting will remain open until a suitable pool of candidates has been identified.
In addition to the online application, please submit a resume and a detailed letter of qualification addressing all of the required and preferred qualifications.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates may be required to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.