The Graduate Programs Manager reports to the Associate Vice Chancellor (AVC) for Graduate Studies and serves as the primary contact for committed and currently enrolled graduate students. Overall, this position manages the administrative activities of the graduate degree programs and certificates, ensuring that student academic support needs are met by managing student activities, enhancing smooth communication, and ensuring positive engagement transitions for graduate students from matriculation to degree completion. This position counsels prospective and admitted students about degree/academic requirements, is responsible for maximizing available technology for student support, and works closely with the Graduate Admissions Recruiter (GAR) to develop reports supporting goals analyses for the AVC. This position is an operational liaison between the Office of Graduate Studies and internal university constituents, supervises the graduate student status examiner and student workers, and works closely with the AVC to ensure effective operation of our overall graduate programming. This individual will be engaged in our graduate student orientation and communication efforts, evaluate degree completion metrics, support diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives, and provide management for office and graduate student budget and funding. In addition, this position will help develop and implement operational policies and assist the AVC as assigned.
For further information and position responsibilities, please see the full position announcement.
To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by Sunday, June 27, 2021.