The College of Engineering is seeking a Coordinator of Student Outreach and Recruitment. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position.
This position is an opportunity to advance and sustain the goals of the College of Engineering for broader participation of underrepresented groups in engineering. The Coordinator of Student Outreach and Recruitment will foster relationships with the K-12 education community to collaborate on programs to bring more awareness of the variety of careers in engineering.
Outreach activities will include travel throughout Oregon to meet with local officials, community-based organizations, administrators, and teachers to develop and implement educational programs. Tasks will also include assessing program effectiveness and increasing the number of applications and enrollment of underserved groups in engineering. In collaboration with the OSU Admissions office, the Coordinator will also plan, attend, and lead both in-state and out-of-state recruitment events.
The Coordinator supports the work of the Director of Outreach, Recruitment and Diversity. The College of Engineering at Oregon State University delivers impactful learning experiences that inspire solutions to complex global problems. There are over 8,000 undergraduate students enrolled in 17 engineering majors.
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence:
Oregon State University is committed to creating and maintaining compassionate and inclusive learning and working environments for all learners, visitors and employees.
We envision collaborative community environments that enhance civility and embrace diversity.
All employees are responsible for achieving this commitment.
Typically requires Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited not-for-profit college or university in discipline of choice. 1 year experience related to assigned responsibilities.
Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university.
One year of combined experience in student services, admissions, college counseling, student recruitment, and/or K-12 outreach.
Demonstrated commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion.
The ability to work or respond effectively across cultures in a way that acknowledges, respects, and honors the culture of the people or organization being served, and demonstrated experience working successfully with diverse populations.
Advanced understanding of equitable approaches and practices in recruitment.
Experience working with students in secondary or post-secondary education settings.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, including presentation skills.
Experience implementing and managing programs, solutions, or ideas.
Ability to analyze data to identify trends, gaps, and opportunities.
Ability to work independently, be self-motivated, and exercise independent judgement.
Excellent computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Word, Outlook, Excel) and other relevant tools.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions.
This position requires driving a university vehicle or a personal vehicle on behalf of the university; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a motor vehicle history check, possess and maintain a current, valid driver's license in their state of residence, be determined to be position qualified and self-report convictions as per University Policy 05-030.
Some evening and/or weekend work may be required.
Travel for the purposes of marketing and recruitment will be required both within and outside of Oregon to schools, college fairs, and other relevant events.
Additional Salary Information: Salary to Commensurate with Training, Education and Experience
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