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Westminster College of the Arts (WCA) of Rider University invites applications for an Academic Coordinator. Reporting to the Associate Dean, Westminster College of the Arts (WCA), this individual will assist the Dean and Associate Deans in administrative tasks relating to undergraduate and graduate students in the Westminster College of Arts. The successful candidate will be responsible for new student scheduling, student registration, degree auditing, graduation clearance, counseling and advising students on academic policies and procedures for graduate and undergraduate students, and academic standing. The Academic Coordinator will also work in conjunction with other professional staff in all programs as assigned.
Associate's degree in a related field
Minimum of 2 years' experience in a service-related position
Computer expertise with Microsoft Office, Adobe Pro, and other standard software
Creative thinker who can predict and solve problems proactively
Ability to work independently, with minimal instruction from the supervisor, and the ability to seek out instruction, guidance, education, and other information as needed
Ability to multi-task effectively and meet deadlines
Provide outstanding customer service to students, faculty, and staff
Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience:
Bachelor's degree in a related field
Familiarity with arts disciplines
Expertise with Canvas, Banner, and other applicable educational software
Outstanding writing skills with knowledge of the latest trends in style and grammar, and the ability to format, generate and proof-read documents with accuracy
About Rider University:
The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.
Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.
Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.
Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.
Rider University has been included as one of the nation's best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its
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About Rider University
"As a learner-centered University dedicated to the education of the whole student, Rider provides students the intellectual resources and breadth of student life opportunities of a comprehensive university with the personal attention and close student-faculty interactions of a liberal arts college.Through a commitment to high quality teaching, scholarship and experiential opportunities, faculty on both campuses provide undergraduate and graduate students rigorous and relevant programs of study to expand their intellectual, cultural and personal horizons and develop their leadership skills. Our highly regarded programs in the arts, social sciences, sciences, music, business and education challenge students to become active learners who can acquire, interpret, communicate and apply knowledge within and across disciplines to foster the integrative thinking required in a complex and rapidly changing world."