Coordination of ASE program: Alternative Service Experiences offered at Appalachian State University include local, driving domestic, flying domestic, and international programs for students. The Assistant Director will instruct a 1 credit peer leader course that spans fall and spring semesters, as well as coordinate the recruitment, selection, and training of all student ASE Peer Leaders (around 60), faculty & staff Learning Partners (between 30-35 a year). Other related responsibilities include coordination of the ASE language immersion program, oversight of ASE scholarship processes, advisement of 1 additional ACT event, and representation on the Service & Leadership Residential Learning Community leadership team.
Completion of a master’s degree and 3 years experience. Experience supervising undergraduate staff, advising student groups and training staff. Demonstrated commitment to community engagement, diversity and inclusion, and social justice is a must. Knowledge and/or experience with an alternative break program or similar is essential.
About Appalachian State University
Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.