Gannon University, a vibrant Catholic institution committed to
excellence through inclusiveness, invites applications for an
Associate Director of Admissions. This position is responsible for
planning, organizing, and running events developed by the Office of
Admissions both on-campus and off-campus. Events will not only
involve admissions staff but the entire university at times.
Additionally, but not secondarily, direct recruitment of potential
students will also be conducted through high school visits, college
fairs, meetings with visitors to campus, and other communication
channels (social media, texts, emails, and phone calls).
Qualifications include a bachelor's degree. Preferably 2-3 years of
higher education work experience as well as direct experience in
planning events from small scale to as large as open houses. A
strong communicator, not just with fellow staff but with other key
constituents across campus (President, VPs, Deans, faculty, policy
and safety, physical plant, and more). An open mind to ideas and
feedback shared prior to events and after events from campus
About Gannon University
Founded in 1925, Gannon University is a four-year Catholic
university committed to student-centered learning, with an emphasis
on professional education integrated with faith-based,
liberal-learning student outcomes.
Gannon has strategic university-wide initiatives that focus on and
bring its purpose to life: Transform lives by creating environments
for extraordinary moments andeveryday connections that inspire
others to become their best selves. These initiatives have fostered
an inclusive, welcoming community that many refer to as the Gannon
family.Gannon University earned its first-ever Honor Roll status as
a 2021 Great College to Work For, according to a new survey by The
Great Colleges to Work For program. It is one of 42 institutions
across the country to earn Honor Roll distinction and was
recognized in categories including Diversity, Inclusion &
Belonging; Faculty Experience; Mission & Pride; and
Gannon University was also ranked a top school in the nation by
Wall Street Journal's 2022 College Rankings, and ranked among the
nation's top universities by U.S. News and World Report's
"America's Best Colleges 2022."
Gannon University's home campus is located in Erie, Pennsylvania,
the state's fourth-largest city and one of the busiest ports on the
Great Lakes. Gannon University's unique location in downtown Erie
and exceptional learning environments on campus create a special
atmosphere conducive to education, scholarship, research, service,
and personal growth.
For more information, please visit gannon.edu to learn more about
Gannon's campuses and the many attractions and accommodations
within the surrounding regions.
Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and
invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.
Submit a cover letter,
resume, and the contact information of three professional
references to https://gannon.peopleadmin.com/postings/8113
A review of applications will begin immediately, and this position
will remain open until filled. For more information about Gannon
University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.