Posting #21-022-BK ACADEMIC SUPPORT COORDINATOR (Student Services Professional II)
The Kegley Center for Student Success within CSUB Athletics works to ensure that CSUB's Student-Athletes receive the support they need to maintain academic success, remain academically eligible to compete, earn valuable life skills, earn their 4-year or even graduate degree, and ultimately find employment in their chosen field. Said support includes academic advising, tutoring, mentoring, life skills workshops, academic success workshops, career building, networking, and a productive space to study.
Under the supervision of Assistant Athletic Director for Academics, this position designs, implements, and oversees academic related support activities including but not limited to tutoring, study hall, academic success workshops, mentoring, and day-to-day operations of the Kegley Center. This role also spends part of their time advising students from assigned teams on a weekly basis.
MAJOR JOB DUTIES: A. Oversees the day-to-day Academic Support operations of the Kegley Center for Student Success (KCSS). B. Advises student-athletes from assigned teams. C. Performs end-of-term analysis & assessment for all academic initiatives; assists in grant writing initiatives for academic support programming. D. Other Job Duties.
California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) opened in 1970 as the 19th campus of the 23 campuses within The California State University (CSU) system. As the only public four-year institution within a 100-mile radius, CSUB is committed to being a comprehensive regional university and strives for academic excellence. Our four schools offer majors in 31 undergraduate degree programs, seven credential programs, and 17 graduate degree programs. CSUB serves more than 10,000 students including the campus in Antelope Valley, counts approximately 50,000 alumni from its four schools, and serves a socially and ethnically diverse population. Under new campus leadership, CSUB is currently experiencing a vibrant period for strategic thinking, planned growth, and creative change. The city of Bakersfield has a population of 347,483 and has one of the lowest housing costs in the state. The city of Los Angeles, the Pacific Ocean, Mojave Desert, and Sierra Nevada mountains are all within a one to two-hour drive from either campus. Candidates are encouraged to visit the University's web site: https://www.csub.edu/.