Job Requisition Number: 27460. UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business offers a unique opportunity to champion new ideas, collaborate across boundaries, and continually learn in a workplace committed to increasing diversity and creating a welcoming environment for all.
Our distinctive culture is captured within our four Defining Leadership Principles: Question the Status Quo, Confidence Without Attitude, Students Always, and Beyond Yourself. These principles distinguish Berkeley Haas as a unique environment, conducive to teamwork, collaboration, and career growth.
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•Reads and evaluates approximately 100 applications per week for 2-3 weeks in January; participates in training and norming sessions in Nov, Dec and January. •Uses professional judgment when reviewing complex applications for admission. •Assesses applicants for motivation, initiative, leadership potential, work/life experience, extracurricular activities, socioeconomic status, disability, and educational/personal hardship. •Evaluates transcripts and international records for eligibility. •Assesses academic preparedness of traditional, special-program, and international applicants. •Using extensive knowledge of college/school/department requirements and applicant pool, assesses the applicants' overall record and experience for final admissions determination and recommendation. •Consults with executive director when reviewing complex applications. •Assists with wait-list decisions as needed.•Available to attend a virtual 2 day training in Nov or Dec and in January. All training will be conducted via web/phone conference. •Available to attend some morning sessions via phone during January, as needed. •Ability to read applications with 10-hour minimum availability from time of hire and 20-25 hours per week during the last two weeks of December and first 2 weeks of January. •Ability to analyze and synthesize large amounts of information. •Ability to read and manage electronic application files via multiple online platforms. •Ability to utilize online collaboration tools. •Strong computer proficiency skills with access to personal PC and high speed internet. •Demonstrated discretion and sensitivity managing highly confidential personal data as it relates to reading student applications. •Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work independently and as a part of a team. •Excellent organizational, written, and oral communication skills. •Admission experience at a large university in a highly competitive setting and/or direct undergraduate professional academic advising experience in a selective academic department or program. •Ability to interpret policies and procedures.
Education/Training: •Advanced degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. This is a part-time, limited position from November 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020. Hours will vary, but must have availability of 10-hour minimum from time of hire and 20-25 hours per week during the last two weeks of December and first 2 weeks of January.
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