Samuel Merritt University Job Listing RSS Feed - All Jobs en-ushttp://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs These are the latest job listings for Samuel Merritt University. For more information, please visit us at http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs. SMU-Alumni Nurse Tutor http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/896 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Diversity & Inclusion<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 25, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Alumni Nurse (AN) Tutor serves as a tutor to designated Samuel Merritt University BSN students in SISP, including designated prospective SISP students who are completing their first two years at our partner schools. The AN tutors will meet and tutor students weekly during the academic year 1:1 or in small groups via email, phone, and/or face-to-face, and/or other technologies that facilitate on-line meetings, for the purposes of tutoring. The AN tutors will collaborate with the departments of Academic Support and the School of Nursing to ensure that the needs of the project are being fulfilled. Preference is given to AN Tutors who were previously enrolled in SISP or RWJ-NCIN scholars programs. <br /> <br />This is a part-time (up to 20 hrs/wk), non-benefited position. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications: <br />Education and/or Experience: Must have graduated from Samuel Merritt University School of Nursing, and shown success in academic achievement as determined by the School of Nursing and the Office of Academic Disability Support Services. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br />Excellent communication skills. Ability to use the computer, and social networking media as needed. Must have access to a computer, phone, and email. AN tutors must comply with the same tutoring requirements as student tutors and participate in a Tutor Training Seminar taught by the Academic support Coordinator. Essential are good organizational skills and the ability to document and follow-through with tutorial commitments. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:20:46 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/896 SMU-Network Administrator http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/895 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Media Services<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 19, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Under the general direction of the Director, Information Technology Infrastructure Technical Services, the Network Administrator performs a variety of complex professional duties in providing network and technology support for the achievement of the University mission and objectives; Administers, maintains operating stability and efficiency and ensures the security of the University s Network Infrastructure ; Maintains computing environment by identifying network requirements; installing upgrades; monitoring network performance.;conduct s technology research on emerging technology. Deploys and configures new network and computer hardware and software; provides Tier 2 Network support and Tier 1 2 Helpdesk support. VoiP Administration for Remote and Local Campus networks. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field required. <br /> Minimum four years of experience in the development and support of network devices, network administration, and information technology security. <br /> Experience with Cisco Network Management including switches, wireless controllers wireless access points. <br /> Experience with Cisco Unified Communications Services ( UNITY E911 CUCM) <br /> Experience with deployment and maintenance of Airwatch or equivalent mobile device management suite. <br /> CCNA,CCDP certification or equivalent experience preferred <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Network performance tuning <br /> WAN LAN Knowledge <br /> Ability to support enterprise class network infrastructure hardware, power management equipment, data rack enclosures, network cabling patch panels, wire management accessories, and network cable endpoint nodes <br /> Knowledge of the systems development life cycle, structured analysis and design techniques, user requirement definition, interviewing and data collection techniques <br /> Strong analytical, organizational and planning skills; ability to work under pressure in a team environment. <br /> Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills, including the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from all levels within the University. <br /> Display professionalism in the performance of all duties by demonstrating cooperation, courtesy and sensitivity to the needs of others. <br /> Maintain the confidentiality of all departmental and institutional information. <br /> Possess the ability to work with little supervision in a fast-paced environment, as well as handle many different projects and activities at once <br /> Able to develop and document policy, procedures, training, and functional requirements <br /> Working knowledge to support computer desktops, laptops, smart devices (i.e. iPads, iPhones, Androids, etc.) across all platforms (i.e. iOS, Windows, OSx, etc.) <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1518327 Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:25:20 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/895 SMU-Communications Assistant http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/894 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Communication & External Relat<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 19, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Description <br />Responsibilities for this position include overseeing the state approval process for new online programs, supporting the University s WSCUC ALO with the accreditation process, creating and implementing editorial schedules for University publications, and editing content. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree from an accredited college or university preferably in communications, publications, or marketing. <br /> At least three years of experience in a public relations, media relations, and/or publications field, preferably in a higher education environment. <br /> Must have proven written, editorial and communication skills. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Outstanding strategic communications, writing, and editing skills. <br /> Strong project management experience and proven ability to meet deadlines, both independently and as a key member of an integrated communications team. <br /> Demonstrated knowledge of printed materials. <br /> Experience in creating and maintaining multiple spreadsheets. <br /> Thorough knowledge of and know-how using APA, MLA, the Chicago Manual of Style and/or other professional style guides relevant to an educational environment. <br /> Flexible, enthusiastic team player who performs with professionalism, integrity, collaboration, and respect. <br /> <br />SMU-1519703 Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:21:34 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/894 SMU-Simulation Technology Specialist http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/893 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>HSSC<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 19, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Simulation Technology Specialist (STS) responsibilities include technical support, maintenance and operations of all the Health Sciences Simulation Center (HSSC) simulation equipment and technology including audio-visual equipment. <br /> <br />The STS s home location will be on the Oakland Campus but he/she will support simulation activity at all SMU campuses, e.g. San Mateo and Sacramento. The appointee reports to the HSSC Operations Manager and will work closely with the HSSC faculty to facilitate the daily simulation activities on all campuses. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br /> <br />EDUCATION EXPERIENCE: <br /> Associate degree in computer science and/or a healthcare-related field is required; Bachelor s degree preferred <br /> At least 3-5 years of related experience in computer science and/or health care <br /> <br />REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES <br /> Knowledge of patient simulation, technologies, and applications preferred. <br /> Knowledge of computer hardware equipment and software applications relevant to simulator functions. <br /> Knowledge of audio/video equipment operations <br /> Proficiency in MS software applications, including MS Outlook, Word, and Excel. <br /> Ability to learn new software and hardware quickly and independently <br /> Ability to assess, troubleshoot, and resolve equipment failures in a timely manner <br /> Good judgment and creative thinking to solve daily problems <br /> Self-motivated attitude, requiring little to no supervision to be accountable for primary job responsibilities <br /> Ability to work effectively in a team environment <br /> Flexibility and adaptability in a dynamic environment <br /> Ability to work evenings/weekends on an as needed basis, provided ample <br />notification is provided <br /> Excellent written and oral communication skills <br /> Demonstrate commitment to Service Excellence <br /> Demonstrate organizational prioritizing skills Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:17:11 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/893 SMU-Clinical Nurse Instructor - Medical-Surgical/Critical Care (San Francisco Peninsula Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/892 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 19, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The School of Nursing is in need of a pre-licensure full-time faculty who will teach almost exclusively in a clinical setting with a specialty in Medical-Surgical/Critical Care. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications: <br /> Masters in Nursing or a related field (required) <br /> Demonstrated current competence in clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in clinical teaching preferred <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1520032 Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:14:53 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/892 SMU-Clinical Nurse Instructor - Pediatrics http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/891 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>August 19, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The School of Nursing is in need of a pre-licensure full-time faculty who will teach almost exclusively in a clinical setting with a specialty in Pediatrics. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications: <br /> Masters in Nursing or a related field (required) <br /> Demonstrated current competence in clinical area <br /> Effective leadership and communication skills <br /> Past experience in clinical teaching preferred <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1520033 Wed, 19 Aug 2015 09:52:15 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/891 SMU-Instructional Technologist http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/889 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>July 28, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Assists faculty in the creation, delivery and support of courses focusing on online programs within the School of Nursing (SoN). Develops pedagogically sound education materials in written and electronic form to enhance the use of distance learning strategies for faculty and students. Counsels and supports prospective and current distance-learning students and faculty on effective engagement with online learning. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Education, Qualifications and/or Experience: <br /> <br /> Undergraduate degree in related field or equivalent work experience <br /> Strong familiarity with both PC and Mac operating environments. <br /> Minimum of two years of experience in developing and delivering technology-based teaching, preferably in higher education. <br /> Knowledge of best practices in blended and fully online course delivery. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Advanced knowledge of principles and methods for on-line learning, including course development and curriculum <br /> Advanced technical knowledge of Learning Management Systems and web-conferencing and collaboration tools <br /> Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to communicate technical information effectively. <br /> Ability to work well with diverse populations. <br /> Ability and willingness to work independently in a team environment with limited supervision. <br /> Proven customer service skills which include diplomatically, patiently, and successfully handling problems, questions, conflicts, and suggestions <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1517852 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:55:04 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/889 SMU-Associate Director of Alumni Affairs and Development http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/888 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Alumni Affairs<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>July 27, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Associate Director of Alumni Affairs and Development will plan, develop, manage and evaluate alumni affairs and major gift activities for specific programs at Samuel Merritt University. Working with faculty, staff and volunteer alumni, this position will be responsible for building alumni programs that will result in life-long connections with SMU. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> <br /> A minimum of five years of alumni relations and/major gifts experience in an academic setting. <br /> <br /> Bachelor s degree and experience in a university setting or an equivalent combination of education and experience. <br /> <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Willingness to work occasional evenings / weekends and travel periodically. <br /> <br /> Persuasive written and public presentation skills. <br /> <br /> Ability to relate and communicate with donors, alumni and high-ranking university faculty and staff. <br /> <br /> Ability to work collaboratively with many different internal and external constituencies. <br /> <br /> Proven management and strategic planning experience. <br /> <br /> Appreciation for the importance of building mutually beneficial alumni relationships. <br /> <br /> Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team. <br /> <br /> Proven experience in cultivating and soliciting major gift prospects. <br /> <br /> Excellent organizational skills and attention to details. <br /> <br /> Computer proficient, experience in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Knowledge of Power Campus a plus. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1517752 Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:02:27 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/888 SMU-Financial Aid Counselor http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/887 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Financial Aid<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>July 27, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Under the general supervision of the Director of Financial aid, facilitates the financial aid process by providing counseling and related assistance to new and returning students, parents, and scholarship applicants concerning program requirements, state and federal guidelines and eligibility determination. Ensure that student aid programs are implemented efficiently through the effective supervision and monitoring of Federal, State and College funded programs. Exercises independent judgment in analyzing circumstances in order to develop and award student financial aid packages in accordance with prescribed procedures, policies and regulations. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree or equivalent experience and education <br /> Minimum two years experience in financial aid <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Basic understanding of Federal Methodology and Federal /State financial aid programs <br /> Ability to interact positively and effectively with college staff, faculty, residents, students, medical center employees, venders, guests, prospective applicants and their families, medical center visitors, and others <br /> Ability to work with people of diverse cultures and backgrounds <br /> Ability to work independently while participating as a team player <br /> Data entry skills and knowledge of and experience with Windows environment, spreadsheet and work processing software <br /> Ability to demonstrate professionalism and sensitivity at all times <br /> Excellent analytical, customer service, and organizational skills <br /> Experience with PowerFaids desirable <br /> <br />SMU-1517743 Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:00:01 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/887 SMU-FNP Faculty Practice Manager http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/885 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>July 8, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Faculty Practice Manager (FPM) is responsible for day-to-day management of FNP faculty practices; functions as liaison with SMU, FNP faculty and clinical agencies. Responsible for expanding primary care nurse practitioner faculty practice clinical sites. 50% release from teaching. <br /> <br />The FPM is a faculty ranked position, which will be determined at time of hire. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build and maintain a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and affirm diversity as an educational imperative to achieving excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Education and Experience: <br /> <br /> Unencumbered license as an FNP in CA <br /> Master s degree or higher in Nursing <br /> Minimum 3 years clinical experience as an FNP <br /> Administrative experience and faculty practice experience preferred <br /> Familiarity with state regulations regarding faculty practice and general clinical operations preferred <br /> Experience constructing, managing and evaluating faculty practice contracts strongly preferred <br /> Bilingual Spanish speaking preferred. Read, write, speak, and understand English. <br /> <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel, EHRs. <br /> Must be highly organized and motivated, excellent interpersonal and communication skills needed. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. <br /> Billing and collections experience preferred. <br /> HIPAA Compliance training. <br /> <br />The FPM must also possess: <br /> <br /> The ability to understand the goals of the clinic practice and work to obtain these goals both independently and with the direction of the FNP Program and clinical agency partners. <br /> <br /> Current knowledge of changes in the healthcare field that may impact clinical practice. These changes include regulation changes as well as new technology that may enhance practice operations. <br /> <br /> Dedication to the vision and goals of the FNP Program and maintaining quality faculty practice sites. <br /> <br /> The ability to remain calm and exhibit tact in stressful and/or delicate situations and must handle confidential issues with discretion. <br /> <br /> The ability to travel within Northern California. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1516242 Wed, 08 Jul 2015 15:07:58 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/885 SMU-Assistant / Associate Professor - Physical Therapy http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/884 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physical Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>July 8, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University has an opportunity for a faculty member to join the dynamic, collaborative faculty of our Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Samuel Merritt University has a long history of educating ethical, caring, compassionate, highly skilled health professionals in undergraduate Nursing, and graduate programs in Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthesia, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician s Assistant and Podiatric Medicine. The main campus is located on the east side of the beautiful San Francisco Bay and houses a state-of-the-art Movement Analysis Research Center (MARC) and Health Science Simulation Centers (HSSC). <br /> <br />Responsibilities: Teach entry-level DPT students in areas of expertise; participate in scholarship according to CAPTE requirements; and participate in department, university, professional and community service in areas of interest and expertise. Applicants interested in or familiar with the use of technology in innovative teaching and instructional design are ideal. <br /> <br /> <br />The position is a twelve-month, full-time appointment as an Assistant or Associate Professor. The program enrolls approximately 38 students each year into our full-time, three-year program. The curriculum is primarily a systems-based model with an emphasis on integrated active learning experiences throughout the students matriculation during didactic semesters and extensive clinical experiences. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br /> <br />Applicants with an academic doctorate in physical therapy or a related area of study and prior academic faculty experience are preferred. Applicants must be licensed or eligible for licensure in California. Expertise in the following area is required: biomechanics and applied kinesiology. Additional expertise in musculoskeletal pathology/pathophysiology, diagnostic imaging, musculoskeletal patient client management, and/or therapeutic exercise prescription is preferred. Other areas of additional expertise will be considered. <br /> <br />Timeline: Application reviews will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Rank is commensurate with experience and credentials. <br /> <br />For additional information please contact: <br /> <br />Sharon Gorman, PT, DPTSc, GCS <br />Search Committee Chair <br />Department of Physical Therapy <br />450 30th Street <br />Oakland, CA 94609 <br />Phone: (510) 869-6511 x4720 <br />email: sgorman@samuelmerritt.edu <br />http://www.samuelmerritt.edu <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build and maintain a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and affirm diversity as an educational imperative to achieving excellence. <br /> <br />SMU-1516215 Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:06:21 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/884 Work Study Student-Occupational Therapy http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/883 <strong>Job Type: </strong>On Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Occupational Therapy <br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>July 6, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>DEPARTMENT: Occupational Therapy (8025) <br /> <br />TITLE: Clinic Assistant <br /> <br />LOCATION: Office of the Administrative Assistant - Peralta Pavilion 4706 <br /> <br />PURPOSE: To assist with operation of the Pediatric Occupational Therapy Clinic <br /> <br />DUTIES AND <br />RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Greet and escort families arriving to the clinic. <br /> <br />2. Provide parking information and distribute parking vouchers. <br /> <br />3. Assist with clinic setup, organization, and breakdown. <br /> <br />4. Communicate with Environmental Services (EVS) regarding weekly linen or classroom needs. <br /> <br />5. Inventory clinic supplies and equipment. <br /> <br />6. Create, organize, and maintain client files. <br /> <br />7. Communicate with families of clients regarding non-clinical matters (appointment reminders, follow-up missed appointment). <br /> <br />8. Perform various short-term assignments as designated by Administrative Assistant. <br /> <br />JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Familiarity with Apple/Mac personal computers, word processing (documents and label making), ability to work with confidential materials, demonstrated accuracy and thoroughness in detailed work, excellent communication skills. <br /> <br />LENGTH OF Orientation (2 hours) TBA before 9/25/15 <br />EMPLOYMENT: Mondays and Fridays beginning 09/25/15 through 12/7/15 <br /> <br />AVERAGE NUMBER OF <br />HOURS PER WEEK: 8 HOURS PER WEEK, <br /> <br />HOURLY WAGE: $13/hr. <br /> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:49:47 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/883 SMU-Enrollment & Student Services Data and Systems Operations Analyst http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/878 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Student Services<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 18, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Enrollment and Student Services Data and Systems Operations Analyst facilitates the use of student information systems for interpreting institutional and industry trends, understanding long-range impacts and evolving business processes in a timely manner to get results and outcomes. The Analyst defines pathways and systems for how and where students interact at the University based on business intelligence. As a dedicated resource to the Division of Enrollment and Student Services, the person plays a key role in strategic planning and vision relative to data systems analytics to improve operations, particularly related to student success and the mission of the Division. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Education and Experience: <br /> <br />Bachelor s degree is required and a master s degree in an area related to the position requirements is preferred. Minimum 5 years IT experience required with at least 2 years in higher education, particularly using student information systems and data analytics. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Demonstrated knowledge in relational database concepts <br /> <br /> Ability to develop and analyze complex structured query language (SQL) programming <br /> <br /> Experience working with enterprise information systems in a multi-departmental setting <br /> <br /> Ability to apply complex problem-solving techniques <br /> <br /> Knowledge of the systems development life cycle, structured analysis and design techniques, user requirement definition, interviewing and data collection techniques <br /> <br /> Excellent communications skills working with people with varying levels of fluency with information technology and data analytics in order to achieve the desired outcomes. <br /> <br /> <br />SMU-1514654 Thu, 18 Jun 2015 08:31:11 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/878 SMU-Student Loan Coordinator http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/876 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Business Office<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 18, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Student Loan Coordinator, under the direction of the Bursar, works directly with the University s third-party billing servicer, Campus Partners, and the Department of Education to ensure maximum collection efforts are made on the Perkins, Nursing HPSL loan portfolios. The Student Loan Coordinator also monitors all outstanding loan receivables, performing due diligence while collecting payments to obtain maximum cash flow and low default rates. <br /> <br /> <br />The Student Loan Coordinator will also support the Student Accounts Coordinator in daily overflow of seeing students, uploading Financial Aid Disbursements, and auditing of student refunds, on an as needed basis. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> A combination of two to three years of education and related experience / training that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed for successful performance of the job duties will be considered. <br /> Prefer a Baccalaureate Degree in Business Administration or a related field from an accredited college or university. <br /> Two years in increasingly responsible accounts receivable work (may be in combination with other accounting duties). <br /> Previous experience in a higher education environment highly desirable. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Ability to use personal computers within a network environment as well as knowledge of and experience with the Windows environment. <br /> Extensive knowledge of Excel and word processing software. <br /> Possess thorough knowledge of fundamental accounting principles, theories and terminologies, plus skills to perform tasks with accuracy and competence. <br /> Ability to perform reconciliations and analyze reconciliation data for meaningful conclusions and reasonableness. <br /> Ability to organize and complete large-scale projects independently while participating as a team player. <br /> Demonstrate consistent levels of accuracy and motivation. <br /> Ability to interface with large, diverse user groups and vendors. <br /> Ability to handle stress and deadlines. <br /> Occasional overtime may be required. <br /> <br />SMU-1514577 Thu, 18 Jun 2015 08:08:26 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/876 Work Study or Teacher Assistant http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/875 <strong>Job Type: </strong>On Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Health Science Simulation Cent<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>June 1, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Health Sciences Simulation Center (HSSC) is a clinical learning center, located on the campus of Samuel Merritt University (SMU). The HSSC is intended for use by all faculty and students, as well as external customers of the University. <br /> <br />The Clinical Skills Lab is a skills learning center located on the campus of Samuel Merritt University (SMU). The CSL is intended for use by all faculty and students. The CSL is undergoing an expansion to include skills lab/training space, simulation and standardized patient suites. <br /> <br />The Work Study Student or Teaching Assistant reports to the Operations Manager of the Health Sciences Simulation Center (HSSC). The student will work closely with the HSSC Simulation Specialist, Simulation Coordinator, and the Clinical Skills Lab Coordinator. In addition, the incumbent will assist students in skills development and simulation-based education experiences. <br /> <br />DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES <br />1. Maintain simulation suites and training rooms to ensure they are stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and they are neat and orderly for learning. <br /> <br />2. Clean and perform maintenance on basic manikins, task trainers, and human patient simulators. <br /> <br />3. Assist faculty and students with the operations of skills equipment, e.g. task trainers, manikins, IV pumps, etc. <br /> <br />4. Help set up and put away supplies for lab activities for faculty and student use of the Clinical Skills Lab. <br />5. Participate in a training by the HSSC faculty to become familiar with the operation of the simulation equipment, operating software (Laerdal and Gaumard), and the audio-visual recording system data management (Education Management Solutions). <br />6. Assist with the setup of simulation activities as needed. <br />7. Participate in simulation scenarios as an actor <br />8. Assist HSSC faculty in operating the computer during simulation. <br /> <br />9. Assists with the data management maintained through the Education Management Solutions (EMS). <br />10. Help with other projects that facilitate learning activities in the Clinical Skills Lab. <br /> <br />11. Provides assistance to students in their learning. <br /> <br />12. Other similar or related duties as necessary. <br /> <br /> <br />MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS <br /> Organizational prioritizing skills <br /> Flexibility and willingness to get the job done. <br /> Knowledge of nursing skills equipment preferred <br /> Commitment to Service Excellence <br /> Excellent verbal and written skills <br /> Good judgment and creative thinking to solve daily problems. <br /> Interpersonal skills that support optimal public relations for the CSL <br /> Ability to work independently <br /> Mon, 01 Jun 2015 11:51:26 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/875