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Department: 170301 - Mathematics
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
This is a part time position.
The Graduate Student Support Specialist position provides direct programmatic support for the Masters of Financial Mathematics program. The Masters of Financial Mathematics program is a multi-discipline, multi-college, graduate program with core courses and electives through the Poole College of Management, College of Sciences, College of Engineering, and College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. This position is the primary and first point-of-contact for student and faculty questions on all program policies, procedures and activities, and applications. The position processes admissions applications in NextGen Admissions, recommendations and updates department and university databases with application and admission information.
The Graduate Student Support Specialist maintains files for all students and monitors the student's progress toward degree completion at multiple intervals, ensuring all necessary paperwork is completed by students and faculty in a timely fashion. The position prepares necessary documents for the Graduate School. The position must stay current on all policies for graduate students.
The Graduate Student Support Specialist will have responsibilities for independently setting up student recruitment events either through a traditional
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