Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana,
Internal Number: 307421
STUDENT LIFE (IN-STLI-IUINA)
The purpose of Student and Family Connections is to work with students to provide meaningful learning opportunities through programs, activities, and leadership development initiatives that connect students with the campus community and enhance their college experience. We also work to build collaboration between parents, families and supporters of current and incoming students and the institution to impact student success.
Advises and guides the Regatta Steering Committee as a co-advisor regarding operations, budget, leadership, activities, recruitment, registration, policies, compliance, and risk management. In coordination with the Associate Director, creates and implements ongoing leadership development training for the Regatta Steering Committee.
Develops and implements programs and initiatives in collaboration with departments within and outside of the Division of Student Affairs geared at improving student engagement and involvement outcomes. Programs and initiatives include but are not limited to, Regatta, Family Weekend, and civic engagement initiatives.
Plans and coordinates communications, marketing plans, and outreach for student life initiatives including Regatta, Family Weekend, and civic engagement initiatives.
With support from the Associate Director, provides fiscal oversight to budgets associated with Regatta, Family Weekend, and civic engagement initiatives.
Measures and evaluates effectiveness of student life initiatives against projected outcomes, and gathers satisfaction feedback from student participants. Assists Associate Director with assessment and data collection.
Provides guidance and supervision to 3-4 undergraduate civic engagement assistants (student employees).
Completes other related duties to support the unit as assigned.
Develops and implements programs and initiatives geared at improving student engagement and involvement outcomes at the program, department/division, or campus level.
Interfaces directly with students, attending student life events and programs and gathering satisfaction feedback from student participants to implement into future student life initiatives and objectives.
Collaborates with staff in own department and other departments, as well as student organization leaders, on shared student life goals, often coordinating funding to sponsor student life initiatives.
Measures and evaluates effectiveness of student life initiatives against projected outcomes; prepares reports and may present to stakeholders on effectiveness and to secure funding for initiatives moving forward.
Provides guidance to student organizations regarding operations, budget, leadership, activities, recruitment, registration, policies, and compliance. Promotes leadership and student development through advising of individual student leaders and volunteers. Contributes to formation, interpretation, and implementation of student organization policies.
Plans and coordinates communications for student life initiatives to ensure student participation and inclusion.
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered. Education beyond the minimum required may be substituted for work experience. Work experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted for education.
Bachelor's degree in public affairs, public health, counseling, social work, education, business, or related field.
Proficient communication skills.
Maintains a high degree of professionalism.
Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills.
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality.
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty.
Demonstrated ability to maintain confidential information.
Demonstrated customer service skills.
Commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds and commitment to cultural competency.
Ability to build strong partnerships with students and other university departments.
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
$35,568-$39,600 per year based on experience.
For full-time staff employees, Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:
Multiple plan options for medical insurance
Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options
Base retirement plan contribution from IU, subject to vesting
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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Equal Employment Opportunity
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator.See Indiana University's Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.