Under the direction of the Associate Vice President for Undergraduate Recruitment, and working closely with Academic Affairs, Student Affairs and partner institutions, the Senior Director of Undergraduate Admissions for Transfer Partnership & Recruitment is responsible for the continued development of mutually beneficial articulation agreements and academic partnerships, and ensuring that transfer recruitment strategy and partnership activities are properly aligned.
The Senior Director of Undergraduate Admissions for Transfer Partnership & Recruitment leads in developing relationships with key community colleges, creating transfer-specific admission policies, identifying future opportunities, and providing leadership, support, and training for continued staff development. The Senior Director of Undergraduate Admissions for Transfer Partnership & Recruitment, as a member of the Undergraduate Admissions leadership team, will work to align operational activities and workflows to ensure effectiveness in transfer recruitment and leads enhancements in operations in conjunction with other team members.
Master's degree required, preferably in Higher Education or related field. Minimum 5 years of administrative experience in higher education and transfer initiatives Extensive knowledge of articulation and reverse transfer agreements and partnerships. Experience with transfer advising tools, including transfer guides and transfer plans. Successful experience working across campus units, with provosts, deans, faculty, registrars, and admissions teams. Excellent leadership, team management, project management, and decision-making skills. Ability to adapt effectively and quickly to changing policies and requirements. Proven ability to streamline complex processes and systems. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Strong technology proficiency, especially with student information systems and MS Office Suite. Ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities and work independently. Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the institution and with external partners. Experience in diversity recruitment and the ability to work with a diverse population. Understanding of contemporary recruitment practices, trends, and products.
Preference for experience at both 4-year and 2-year institutions. Five to seven years of progressively responsible experience in college admissions or academic setting leading transfer student initiatives preferred.
Work Location: Radford
Posting Number: AP00144P
Position Number: FA5640
Application Review Date: 07/14/2020
Internal Number: 8376
About Radford University
Radford University serves the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation through a wide range of academic, cultural, human service and research programs. Radford University is committed to creating and supporting a highly productive, diverse and qualified workforce. As one of the largest employers in the region, Radford University seeks employees who support teaching, research and the public service mission of the university.