Candidates selected for an interview will be asked to provide a cover letter expressing interest in the position and two reference letters.
One reference letter should be from an IU employee (faculty or administrator) and one from a general reference of your choice. Graduate Instructors can write a letter of recommendation. Letters should be printed on departmental letterhead.
Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Multicultural Affairs (OVPDEMA)
We are accepting applications for positions for Academic Year 2021-22.
The Senior Peer Consultant will provide low level academic consultation, virtually, such that will address many of the academic concerns of DEMA students, including those of the FASE and 21st Century Scholars Programs. In addition, the SPC will have virtual office hours throughout the week which will accommodate "drop in" mentoring. SPCs may also have special projects assigned to assist with MSLD/FASE/21st Century Scholars academic initiatives.
Essential duties and responsibilities:
Provide academic support for FASE students.
Provide assistance with course add/drop (once student has been approved).
Direct students to academic support resources on campus.
Direct students to online resources as appropriate.
Direct students to career services as needed.
Direct students to appropriate student organizations reflective of major or career.
Provide mentoring advice.
Provide assistance and advice to directors as necessary.
Provide administrative assistance (LPM/FAB/MAP) as appropriate.
Advise on training and development needs for program staff as appropriate.
Use virtual tools such as email, Skype for Business, Zoom, Canvas, AdRx, Google Box, etc.
These responsibilities will be arranged between the Director and SPC.
Currently enrolled as a Junior or Senior undergraduate student at Indiana University with one year of experience as a FASE Peer Mentor or one year of experience in peer coaching, mentoring, or leadership with another IUB program.
Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information with a diverse population. Interpersonal skills and a customer service orientation.
$11.28 per hour.
Office hours will be determined by FASE Director and Senior Peer Consultant.
Must maintain a maximum of no more than 29 hours per week across all positions of employment held with Indiana University.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.