Academic Success Fellow
North Carolina Central University
Closing Date: at 11:55 PM
Primary Purpose of Position:
The Academic Success Fellow will assist faculty in serving the NCCU
Law students at all stages and levels of study to improve their
academic performance, and to develop skills for law practice. This
position is committed to all students getting the fullest benefit
of law school,
regardless of unique needs or backgrounds.
Our Academic Success Program serves all first year students by
providing them with a weekly supplemental skill-building session,
feedback on their performance, and personalized advice and
mentorship. Workshop series and practice exam program aim to expose
students to essential academic skills, and provide opportunities to
practice and self-assess their preparation for end-of-semester
exams. Our Academic Success Program has a resource room full of
substantive and skills-based supplemental materials, and faculty
available for individual counseling appointments.
1.Juris Doctorate degree from an ABA-accredited law school.
2.English undergraduate or master’s degree or undergraduate
3.Teaching or tutoring experience is preferred.
4.Two-years of experience in legal profession.
5.Demonstrated commitment to student success.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
1.Demonstrated ability to interact with students, faculty, and
staff in one-on-one and in a group/classroom setting.
2.Strong time management and organizational skills; attention to
3.Basic computer skills and understanding of Microsoft Windows,
Word, Excel, PowerPoint, internet resources, and e-mail
4.Ability to establish goals and maintain time lines.
5.Effective analytical, organizational and leadership skills.
6.Ability to identify and analyze complex issues, and problems and
to recommend and implement solutions.
7.Exemplary oral and written communication skills.
8.Commitment to the discipline.
9.Ability to use technology as a teaching and learning tool.
10.Excellent presentation ability.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and
apply on line at the following link: https://jobs.nccu.edu/
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color,
disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic
information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, or status as a protected veteran.