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Master’s degree in Student Affairs, Higher Education or related field completed by August 2018.
Two (2) years of experience, inclusive of graduate work, engaging with undergraduate fraternities and/or sororities
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
1- Serve as primary advisor to the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) and co-advise other Governing Councils (PHC or IFC), as assigned
2- Provide advisement and oversight of large-scale campus programming initiatives across the entire fraternity and sorority community.
3- Maintain organizational records including academic, conduct, and ATLAS requirements
4- Assist with helping campus chapter advisors to define their roles and responsibilities; create in-service training opportunities and provide resources to collaboratively advise organizations
5- Help plan and implement the annual new member education program, STRIDE, with the Governing Councils
6- Serve on campus-wide committees to deepen student engagement initiatives including: Welcome Weekend and Homecoming
7- Assist in coordination of risk reduction and wellness programming; co-advise GAMMA and help establish and implement wellness and prevention initiatives
8- Enforce and provide education of university policies and procedures to chapters and councils
9- Serve as a liaison between Inter/National Offices and Chapter Advisors
10- Coordinate and facilitate annual leadership retreats, conferences, and workshops as needed
11- Assist with the supervision of the Fraternity and Sorority Life Graduate Assistant
12- Assist in the development of professional and collaborative relationships including shared programming, communication processes, and leadership opportunities) with Student Engagement staff and other campus colleagues, particularly Housing & Residence Life, Multicultural Student Development, Dean of Students Office, Student Conduct, and University Police
National Pan-Hellenic affiliation and/or direct experience advising historically diverse Greek-lettered organizations.
Experience working with a diverse community and demonstrated commitment to diversity and social justice
Experience with leadership development training and/or education.
Demonstrated experience in developing and coordinating community-wide educational programming
Type of Position: Full Time Position
Work Schedule/Hours: Flexible work schedule - 8-5 Mon-Fri with nights and weekends expected
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.