Assistant Director, Trio Student Support Services
Mississippi State University (Ms)
The Assistant Director of TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) is responsible for providing individualized personal, academic, career, and financial counseling/advising services low-income, first-generation students admitted into TRiO. The Assistant Director will also lead program initiatives, supervise full-time Program Coordinator for TRiO, conduct program assessment, and coordinate communication for the program.
Salary Grade: 14
Please see Staff Compensation Structure or Skilled Crafts and Service Maintenance Compensation Schedule for salary ranges. For salary grade UC, these positions are "Unclassified" and salary ranges are determined by the hiring department.
The Division of Access, Diversity and Inclusion (ADI) at Mississippi State University is comprised of 5 departments focused on ensuring that equity and inclusion is central to the decision-making processes. The Division provides institutional leadership on matters related to diversity, equity and access partnering across academic and non-academic units to foster an inclusive environment within the University. Support Programs encompasses 3 of ADI's 5 departments: TRiO Student Support Services (SSS), THRIVE, and Promise. These departments provide support and resources for marginalized students experiencing any identity-based barriers to their success at MSU. The goals of the federally funded TRiO SSS program are to increase the retention, graduation, and transfer rates of limited-income and first-generation college students and students with disabilities. Through TRiO SSS, students receive individualized attention and support, with services including academic advising, financial aid assistance, one-on-one tutoring, instruction in basic study skills, transfer assistance, career development, personal support, mentoring, and experiential learning activities.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
1.Assist the Director of TRiO Student Su
$41k-74k yearly est.