Director of Military Center Connections (FP520A)

ODU Human Resources   Norfolk, VA   Full-time     Education
Posted on November 8, 2022
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Work with the university community to position ODU as the leader in military and veteran education. Provide leadership to a center dedicated to providing comprehensive services and assessment of services for active duty military, veterans, and military affiliated students. Collaborate and provide relevant programming support to Academic Affairs and SEES to facilitate student success—these services and collaborative efforts include, but are not limited to Enrollment Management, Counseling, Career Management, and Intercultural Relations (including Educational Accessibility), and the office of Military Affairs.
Required Qualifications:
Master’s degree in higher education, counseling, social work, psychology or related field required.

Considerable experience in student advising or otherwise working in student affairs administration. Considerable experience in planning, organizing, and implementing programs and services for prospective and current veteran and active-duty military students. Strong experience in program management, marketing, and conducting presentations.

Demonstrated ability to develop and promote educational programs, initiatives, and activities addressing the unique and diverse need of military and veteran students. Demonstrated ability to collaborate with various constituents in higher education and the community to develop or advance student success initiatives. Ability to manage staff, build teams, work with diverse populations, manage multiple priorities, and demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent organization and decision- making skills, and proficient computer literacy. 
Conditions of Employment:
 This is an open until filled recruitment. This recruitment may close after the five-day required posting period when a suitable pool of applicants has been generated.

Given the nature of the positions in Student Engagement & Enrollment Services that provide support to student services and/or student-centered programs, the employee occupying this position may be required to work during a university closing as directed by his or her supervisor.  These instances may include working from a remote location (i.e. telework, etc.).
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