1. Evaluates all admissions applications, interviews prospective applicants, and independently assesses each application against a variety of factors, including the applicant's strength, weaknesses and potential contribution to the Yale community. Determines applicant's standing within local, national and international applicant pools. 2. Presents applicant recommendations to admissions committee. Briefs admissions committee about applicants and about schools and geographical regions as they relate to evaluation of applicant files. Determines which applicants will be waitlisted 3. Develops public presentations designed to promote Yale to prospective applicants. 4. Advises secondary school counselors, applicants and parents on the application process. 5. Coordinates alumni recruiting activities in assigned geographical areas. 6. Serves as a liaison with organizations and individuals involved in the admissions process. 7. May perform other duties assigned.
Preferred Education: Prior experience of holistic and contextual application review at a highly selective college or university admissions office. Strong preference for a driver with a valid driver's license. Preference for a degree in a STEM or related field.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Prior experience of holistic and contextual application review at a highly selective college or university admissions office. Strong preference for a driver with a valid driver's license. Preference for a degree in a STEM or related field.
Required Skill/ability 5: Knowledge of the application process to medical school. Ability to interview prospective students through the admissions process.
Posting Position Title: Admissions Officer 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated excellence in public presentation. Superior writing, communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to work with students, faculty, alumni, fellow admissions office staff, pre-medical counselors and administrative staff, and other student affairs staff.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Assistant Director of Admissions - YSM-2
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to review and assess a high volume of online applications. Exercise discretion and independent judgment on matters of significance. Strong time management skills and proven ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
Required Skill/ability 4: Well-developed computer skills and ability to adapt to new software programs.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent analytical skills, and creative self-direction. Exceptional administrative, planning, organizational and project management skills.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field. Two years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 55533BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.