Posting Summary: The Dean's Office in the School of Engineering & Applied Science (SEAS) seeks an Assistant Graduate Registrar. The Assistant Graduate Registrar is responsible for serving as the Graduate Records contact person, addressing inquiries from faculty and graduate students regarding graduate policies, establishing and maintaining a good working relationship with all graduate students, faculty, and staff, and communicating and troubleshooting daily with Graduate Program Directors, Graduate Coordinators, student advisors, the International Studies Office, the Registrar's Office, Student Financial Services, and other University entities. This role processes graduate student and course action forms, including Add/Drop forms, adjusting research credits as appropriate, receiving/printing/reviewing student forms for accuracy, satisfying milestone data in student information system, and scanning and uploading forms into ImageNow files. The Assistant Graduate Registrar will process affiliated status requests, track, guide, and process each semester's enrollment to verify total enrollment limits, and work with the international office as appropriate. Additional duties include sending students regulations and categories of enrollment as needed, serving as back-up support for the Graduate Registrar and assisting with graduation and other activities, and answering questions in the Registrar's absence relying on the Graduate Record and guidance from the Director of Graduate Education. They will run reports in UBI and Institutional Assessment as requested, review the Graduate Office email account daily and respond accordingly, pick up messenger mail for Graduate Office from SEAS mailroom daily and distribute as needed in an efficient manner. The Assistant Graduate Registrar will coordinate the Graduate Teaching Assistant process, including the maintenance of the GTA database and coordination exemption authorization with the Director of Graduate Education, and assist the Graduate Student Financial Aid Resource Administrator with graduate students' I-9 form completion and other duties as requested.
Qualified candidates will possess a high school diploma, or equivalent, and have up to 4 years of relevant experience. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to use MS Office and Outlook are required. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with University systems, such as SIS, ImageNow, and University Business Intelligence.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search for posting number 0623575. Complete a Staff Application online, attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references.
The position will remain open until filled.
Questions regarding the position may be directed to Shannon Barker, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Required Computer Applications: MS Office and Outlook
Preferred Computer Applications: Experience with university systems, such as SIS, ImageNow, University Business Intelligence
Internal Number: 353_84952
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Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.