The Office of Student and Resident Diversity (OSRD) is responsible for increasing the pre-medical student pipeline, nurturing and advising undergraduates from socially economically disadvantaged backgrounds who express an interest in medicine, overseeing the UC Systemwide Postbaccalaureate Consortium, supporting UCD medical students while creating a more inclusive environment and collaborating with Residency Program Directors to increase the diversity of Residency Programs.
Job Summary Final Filing Date : 08/02/2021 Salary Range : $1,892.72 to $3,800.76 (Grade 20) Salary Frequency : Biweekly Appointment Type : Career Percentage of Time : 100% Shift Hour : 08 Hours Location : Office of Student and Resident Diversity City : Sacramento Union Representation : No Benefits Eligible : Yes
We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.
THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY
Responsibilities This position reports directly to the unit Manager and is also overseen by OSRD's Associate Deans. The incumbent's primary responsibility is assisting undergraduates, postbaccalaureate and current medical students that utilize the services of the OSRD in developing and refining their writing; also assisting Faculty in writing recommendations letters. The incumbent will also design and instruct writing seminars in subject areas as assigned, assist students with one-on-one, same day and advanced individual appointments, and assist with recruitment efforts and program event planning. The incumbent may also be responsible for other written communications projects such as website content updates, marketing material, grant proposal review, etc. The Incumbent is a full- time employee and may be required to work after hours, evenings, weekends and will be required to flex schedule.
Bachelor's Degree in English, Education, Science, Health or related field and/or equivalent experience, education, and training.
Experience working with Underrepresented Minorities in Medicine, other Socially Economically Disadvantaged populations/communities, First-Generation College Student and English as a Second Language Leaners.
Strong Interpersonal skills to motivate and focus students.
Demonstrated experience teaching in postsecondary education settings.
Skills to adapt alternate approaches in both group and one and one situations, understand student learning needs, language familiarity, and skill level.
Demonstrated excellent writing, editing and proof-reading skills including grammar and style, argument, organization, and cohesion.
Experience developing, organizing, and implementing educational programs, workshops and/or seminars.
Interpersonal and communication skills to effectively interact with students, faculty, administrators from various cultures, ethnicities, sexual orientation, and physical abilities/disabilities.
Demonstrated ability to explain concepts while fostering problem solving strategies and skills.
Conflict resolutions skills.
Interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate in a collegial manner with OSRD staff and supervisor.
A Master's Degree in English, Education, or a related field.
Knowledgeable of quantitative/qualitative data collection, evaluation, and analysis.
Experience editing grant proposals.
Must be able to travel throughout California, willing to work in the evenings and weekends.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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