Director, Student-Athlete Development and Leadership Programs/Academic
Old Dominion University
August 23, 2018
Full-time - Experienced
Operations, Operations - Academic Support
Old Dominion University, a NCAA Division I member of Conference USA, is accepting applications for the Director, Student-Athlete Development and Leadership Programs/Academic Advisor (full-time, 12 month) position. This position is responsible for strategically coordinating, developing, and administering initiatives that will positively impact student-athletes at the University in several key areas: academic excellence, athletic excellence, career development & planning, personal development, and campus integration. This position assists with the oversight of student-athlete development staff and student-athletes in designated sports. The position will monitor and enhance progress towards degree and continuing eligibility under all NCAA, Conference, and ODU regulations.
Required Education: Master’s degree in counseling, education, higher education, social science, sociology or related field.
Required Qualifications: Knowledge of and understanding of the process required in university athletic advising. Strong communication skills in order to meet the demands of a diverse constituent group consisting of student-athletes, coaches, administrators, and faculty/staff. Strong computer skills, to include Word applications. Some experience in advising students in an academic setting. Some experience within an athletic administrative unit.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with BANNER.
Conditions of Employment: Nights and weekends are required for this position.
To apply, please visit https://jobs.odu.edu/postings/8527. It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE
Internal Number: GP060A
About Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University a member of Conference USA.