Title V Retention Specialist - Academic Success Center (Part-time)
Company: Azusa Pacific University
Posted on: May 28, 2023
APU is seeking employees who desire to engage in our thriving culture by cultivating community through professional interactions, demonstrating a posture of lifelong learning, and modeling Christ-like character. Working together, employees at APU commit to establishing a university atmosphere that is pleasing to God and edifying to one another.
The Retention Specialist provides support services for students to promote retention and academic success. This position is funded through the Title V Grant Developing Hispanic Serving Institutions Program and will focus on efforts to increase services, retention, and degree completion for Hispanic, First generation college students, and low income students. The Retention Specialist will assist in identifying and implementing retention strategies by monitoring systems, utilizing student success data and surveys, and engaging with students to ensure progression toward graduation leading to career goals. The Retention Specialist will be responsible to the Director of Academic Success for providing focused attention on data informed retention strategies. The Retention Specialist will work with the Director to partner with Institution Research to provide visualization and awareness of key success finding and identified needs for students in all career levels at APU. Finally, the Academic Success Center supports a diverse student population, which requires the Retention Specialist to have a strong commitment to diversity, equity and inclusivity.
Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation. Please click the links to learn more about 'what we believe', our 'mission statement', and our 'statement of faith'.
You can learn more about APU by watching the stories of faculty, staff, and alumni as they carry out our mission here: http://www.apu.edu/stories/
Azusa Pacific University will conduct a background check on all final candidates.
Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled unless otherwise stated. Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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