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Coordinator, University Testing Center

University of Nevada, Reno, Provost's Office

Job Title: Coordinator, University Testing Center
Job Location: Reno , NV
United States
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Other Administrative Positions
Academic administration & affairs
Advising/counseling/support
Application Closing Date: 10/20/2018
Date Posted: 2018-09-21
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description





Coordinator, University Testing Center
University of Nevada, Reno

The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for a University Testing Center (UTC) Coordinator. This position is responsible for establishing and managing a testing center at the University of Nevada, Reno and overseeing the administration of exams for academic courses.

Other duties include, but are not limited to: coordinating with faculty who wish to offer computerized testing; affiliating with state and national professional testing organizations in order to stay current and knowledgeable about innovative ideas or trends; administering placement exams and assessments, and offering contracted exam services for third party entities; developing and managing all aspects of the UTC, including policy and procedure development, testing standards, academic integrity, proctor oversight, establishment and management of the facility, equipment and software, and center operations including human resources management and budgeting; serving as a liaison to third-party agencies such as testing-system vendors and third-party entities using testing services; building a successful testing center, with the expectation that the UTC will generate revenue to help support the mission of the UTC; creating appropriate environments pursuant to National College Testing (NCTA) guidelines; offering workshops or presentations to inform Colleges, departments, faculty, students and staff of the services provided by the UTC; negotiating contracts; and other duties as assigned.

The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience.

UNR, founded in 1874, is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education and is a constitutionally established land-grant university. The Carnegie Foundation classifies it as a comprehensive doctoral institution with balanced arts & sciences/professions and a research university with high research activity. It is in the midst of a period of growth that includes plans to add more than 300 faculty positions. UNR offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs, including selected doctoral and professional studies, which emphasize those programs and activities which best serve the needs of the state, region and nation.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree and two years or a Master’s Degree and one year of related experience.

Related Experience:
Academic integrity, testing center experience in higher education, operations management, or other directly related experience.


Information and Application Process Instructions

Application materials are to include a letter of application describing interest and experience in the position responsibilities, the names and contact information for three references, and a current CV by Friday, October 19, 2018, at midnight.

To apply, please visit: https://www.unr.edu/hr/job-opportunities

When inquiring or applying for this position, please also reference AcademicCareers.com

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities at the University of Nevada, Reno and at other institutions of higher education in the region on www.AcademicCareers.com

To obtain more information or to submit your resume you can contact Audrey Casey as shown below. If you apply for this position, please say you saw it first on www.AcademicCareers.com. Thank you.

Audrey Casey
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno , NV 89557
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Phone: 775-784-1740
Fax: 775-784-6220
E-Mail: acasey@unr.edu

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