Associate Director of University Scholars Program

North Carolina Central University

North Carolina Central University

Durham, NC, USA
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2023

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Posting Details

Position Information
Working Title Associate Director of University Scholars Program
Position Number 617450
Appointment Type Permanent - Full Time
Tenure Track No
FTE 1 = 40 hours/week, 12 months
If time limited, duration date
Position Overview
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The unit of Academic Programs and Undergraduate research is dedicated to implementing well-planned strategies and tactics to support enrollment and meet established goals. Strategies include marketing, admission policies, retention programs, and financial aid awarding. Strategies and tactics are informed by collection, analysis, and use of data to project successful outcomes
Primary Purpose of Position
The Associate Director of University Scholars Program ensures the development and successful implementation of a scholarship program that supports the unit of Academic Programs and Undergraduate Research and Enrollment Management objectives of the University by working with deans and department heads, various administrative departments and committees to optimize the enrollment and impact of institutional and foundation scholarships.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Mastery level knowledge of state and federal laws and regulations regarding scholarships and student financial aid is required. Knowledge of University policies related to scholarships and student financial aid is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to make effective presentations before large groups of students and parents. Knowledge and sensitivity to issues related to the recruitment and retention of a diverse student body. The ability to collect and analyze data, converting it to information that can be communicated to other University personnel. The ability to relate effectively to students, parents, staff, faculty and administrators is required. Strong organizational and management skills are required. The ability to use office application software, preferably Microsoft Office Products. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect of and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
Knowledge to coordinate for Scholars their Summer Experience (Study Abroad, Internships, etc.)
Minimum Education/Experience
Master’s Degree required and five years of experience in a college or university student financial aid, admissions or scholarship office is required. Substantial experience in scholarship administration is preferred. Experience with the Banner student information system is preferred.
Licenses or Certification required by Statute or Regulation
Equal Opportunity Employer
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number EPA02736P
Open Date 01/24/2023
Date desired for closing or initial review
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Position Available 02/01/2023
Special Instructions to Applicants
COVID Compliance
Effective March 7, 2022, Please refer to the NCCU COVID 19 webpage:

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts (official required from selected candidate)
  4. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. DD-214 (for Veterans Only)

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