Welcome to the Developing Scholars Program!
**NOW HIRING: Developing Scholars Coordinator
Tenths time allotted: .5 for 12 months, term appointment
Current salary: $20,000
Minimum degree/ preferred degree: Masters in Communications/Writing, Student Personnel, Management, or Sciences
Required: 1 year experience in an academic setting interacting with students, faculty, and staff. Evidence of strong writing skills.
Preferred experience: Demonstrated interest in ensuring that students from underrepresented backgrounds excel as undergraduates; experience in research and library usage, strong communication and computer skills. Science background also a plus.
Job responsibilities required of the position: The coordinator’s responsibilities are to monitor and support the academic progress of Developing Scholars participants; facilitate problem-solving; plan events and coordinate efforts in collaboration with staff in the Office of Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry; facilitate community service and leadership-building projects; maintain supporting documents and collaborate with OURCI staff on other tasks deemed appropriate by the director.
Send letter of interest, resume, and two references to: firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or to Developing Scholars, c/o Alexandra Boyd, 103 Leadership Studies, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506. Screening of applications begins July 18, 2014 and continues until filled.
Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees. Background check required.
We've moved! Come see us at Wildcat Landing Suite 001, 1800 Claflin Rd, Manhattan, KS 66502
Scholars, we hope you are enjoying your summer! We can't wait to welcome you back in August!
IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES:
- Monday, August 25: First day of classes
- Sunday, September 7: DSP Induction, 1:00-5:00 p.m.
- September 22-26: Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry Awareness Week
- Sunday, October 12: "Food for Thought" Potluck
“A scholar is committed to building on knowledge that others have gathered, correcting it, confirming it, enlarging it.” -Parker J. Palmer