Essential Functions: Advise undergraduate ELR and graduate MAELR students on plans of works and degree progressSchedule classesMake recommendations for instructional facultyProcess admissions including application reviewsMonitor student progressMarket programs to current and prospective studentsCoordinate handling of student grievances and appealsWork with Director of Labor@Wayne on all academic matters inclusive of application reviews, outreach, and university policy changesParticipate in curriculum review decisions and implementationCoordinate student orientations and eventsInput and manage listservs for ELR and MAELR students and alumniEdit and publish a semester newsletter for studentsKeep abreast of university and curriculum affairsPromote student development workshops and related activitiesWork with professionally relevant student associations (e. the WSU Student Chapter of SHRM)Provide regular reports on student enrollment, retention, and graduation ratesPerform transcript auditsRepresent programs to administration and facultyPromote various outreach activities to recruit students and help develop career placement opportunities, encouraging the recruitment of minority and nontraditional studentsPrepare a monthly newsletter on current job postings in labor relations and human resources (Working Wednesdays
Qualifications: Qualifications:Master's degree required, preferably in field related to employment and labor relations Five or more years of work experience in university setting working with students or faculty in some capacityAbility to communicate effectively orally and in writingInterpersonal skillsAbility to work with diverse populationAbility to maintain confidential informationAbility to meet strict deadlines, detail-oriented, and capable of multi-tasking
Internal Number: 76_207016
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.