Virginia Tech

Blacksburg , VA
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General Education Program Support Specialist

Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA Full-time
Posted on September 5, 2019

Job Description

Provide administrative support for the Office of General Education and the Pathways General Education program. This includes producing committee agendas, minutes, and reports, managing internal grant documentation, responding to student queries, scheduling and supporting workshops and events, coordinating program evaluation activities, tracking course proposal documentation through the approval process, and writing professional university documents.

Required Qualifications

- Proficiency with Google Suite (Docs, Forms, Sheets) and Microsoft Office 
- Proficiency with scheduling software (e.g. Doodle)
- Experience coordinating and scheduling meetings and events
- Experience drafting professional documents

Preferred Qualifications

- Experience in K-12 or higher education setting
- Proficiency with learning management software (e.g. Canvas or Blackboard)

Pay Band


Salary Information

Commensurate with experience

Review Date

September 17, 2019

Additional Information

The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

About Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.

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