PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1957, UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution comprised of approximately 31,000 students and more than 3,900 faculty and staff. To date, UNLV has conferred more than 136,000 degrees, producing more than 120,000 alumni around the world. UNLV is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as an R1 research university with very high research activity. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine.
COMMITMENT to DIVERSITY
The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.
ROLE of the POSITION
This position administers programs to recruit and admit highly qualified applicants to the UNLV School of Medicine.
This position requires a Master's degree in higher education, student services, counseling, finance, business administration, or a related field from a regionally accredited college or university. Two to three years' experienceworking with students is required, medical school or other graduate or professional school admissions experience is preferred. A background which has included advising, counseling pre-medical students, special events planning and coordination is also preferred.
Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.