University Human Resource Services

Academic Coordinator, Student Athlete Support Services, University College

Professional position available immediately.  

Major responsibility:  provide support to the Executive Director in developing and implementing academic support services for student athletes; assess the needs and monitor progress of student athletes; coordinate services designated to promote academic success; coordinate the referral of student athletes to other University College services; provide semester and annual reports summarizing progress; keep up to date eon NCAA regulations, processing and maintaining NCAA progress toward degree records.  

Minimum qualifications:  master’s degree; at least one year of experience in education or related area; superior interpersonal communication skills; proficiency in MS Excel.  

Preferred qualifications:  experience in peer tutoring or developmental education; counseling skills; experience with assessment of reading and study skills ability;  experience working with student athletes in higher education; knowledge of learning styles; computer skills; Banner; knowledge of the Ball State curriculum; N4A Athlete Advisor Certification.  

Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. 

Send cover letter, resume, transcript of highest degree earned, and the names and contact information for three references to:  

Ms. Megan Walters, Executive Director
 Student Athlete Support Services
 University College
 Ball State University
 Muncie, IN  47306 
or email to

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The university offers an excellent benefits package, including health care and retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, and generous time off with pay.

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.

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