Pioneer Academic Center for
Community Engagement
College Engagement Specialist

Job Details:
The Pioneer Academic Center for Community Engagement (PACCE) at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville is seeking applicants for three 50% twelve month PACCE Engagement Specialists, one for each college. PACCE is a center that coordinates, funds, and assists in the development and assessment of High Impact Practices including service/experiential learning, entrepreneurship, and the internship reimbursement program. The Engagement Specialist positions will provide professional support, build relations, and be an interface between PACCE staff, off-campus community partners, and on-campus faculty, staff, administration, and students.

The Engineering, Mathematics & Science PACCE specialist is expected to begin as soon as possible. The Liberal Arts & Education and the Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture specialists are expected to begin January 7, 2014. Minimum salary is $15,892 for these half-time positions.

Qualifications:
Required:

Responsibilities:

To Ensure Consideration:
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by September 6, 2013. Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.

To Apply:
Applicants must submit the following materials via the online application system: 1) cover letter of application addressing qualifications, 2) resume, 3) transcripts, 4) contact information for three to five professional references (name, postal address, telephone and email address); and 4) a separate statement describing a history of working with or demonstrates a commitment to addressing issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and/or other issues of historic marginalization.

Before you get started with the online application process, we recommend you preview the frequently asked questions (FAQs) by selecting the link below. External applicants can also view the FAQs after accessing the online system by clicking on the "Help" link in the upper right corner.


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UW-Platteville External Applicants

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UW-Platteville Internal Applicants

Questions may be addressed to:
Robin Allendorf, Program Assistant
College of Business, Industry, Life Science & Agriculture
whitero@uwplatt.edu
608-342-1191

Jodi McDermott, Assistant Dean
College of Business, Industry, Life Science & Agriculture
mcdermoj@uwplatt.edu

Campus Information:
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville, founded in 1866, enrolls about 8,000 students in 42 baccalaureate and 6 master's programs. It possesses institutional strengths in middle level education, engineering, industrial technology, agriculture, criminal justice and business. The campus is located in Southwest Wisconsin's largest and most historic community. The region offers excellent school systems, high quality medical and hospital facilities, outstanding recreational opportunities, and vibrant businesses and industries. UW-Platteville is a cultural and educational center for the Tri-State region of Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin.


The University of Wisconsin-Platteville, an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, seeks to build a diverse faculty and staff and encourages applications from women and persons of color. The names of nominees and applicants who have not requested in writing that their identities be kept confidential, and of all finalists, will be released upon request. A criminal background check is required for employment. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the U.S. at time of hire.

In compliance with the Clery Act of 1998, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Crime Statistics Report is available at http://www.uwplatt.edu/university/documents/student_policies/safety.html#crime_statistics. Call the UW-Platteville Campus Police Office at 608-342-1584 for a paper copy of the annual report.