The Peter Kiewit Foundation Engineering Academy scholar program is a unique opportunity to work with a cohort-based program for financially need conscious undergraduate engineering students with a commitment to advancing women in the field of engineering. The primary responsibilities will be to provide wide-ranging service to Scholar Programs operations, including, but not limited to, serving as the front line contact for prospective and current scholars, scheduling interviews for scholar candidates, assistance in event planning, and aiding in scholarship distribution and administration. This position is a key professional in the management and logistics of the program.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high-performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in engineering, business, education, social sciences, student affairs, or related field plus two (2) years' of experience to include work in a business or customer service environment; equivalent education/experience considered.
The ideal candidate may have a Bachelor's degree in engineering, business, education, social sciences, student affairs, or related field. Experience working in an academic environment. Experience in event coordination and execution. Experience working with college students.
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.