Title III Grant – Strengthening Institutions

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Assistant Director of Retention Position Description

Lisa Konkel, Ph.D., will serve as the Assistant Director of Retention. 

The Assistant Director of Retention will assist in all grant activities, but with a focus on leading the improved advising system and conversion to an electronic advising platform.  This position reports directly to the Activity Director.

Position responsibilities:

  • Coordinate implementation and training of the developmental advising model and electronic advising system
  • Assist the Director of Retention on grant activities, as needed
  • Coordinate weekly early alert reports
  • Work with student in the Center for Student Success
  • Staff “drop in and virtual” hours each week
  • Lead the four-year plan initiative (for all freshmen to have a four-year plan developed)
  • Participate in cohort training and assist faculty with advising issues
  • Build faculty and staff support for the grant activities