Join Our Team
Are you interested in working for the Academic Success Center? We hire undergraduate students throughout the year to fill a variety of academic support and customer service positions. If you are interested in any of the positions listed below, we invite you to submit an application to join our academic success team!
Academic Specialists are high-achieving undergraduate students who offer tutoring support in a variety of subjects to SCSU students. Academic Specialists aid students in achieving academic success by helping them to develop an understanding of course content as well as effective study strategies.
We are currently hiring Academic Specialists in the following disciplines for the Fall 2016 semester:
Mathematics (122 and above)
Supplemental Instruction Leader
Supplemental Instruction (SI) is a series of weekly review sessions for students taking historically difficult courses. SI is provided for all students in the supported classes who want to improve their understanding of course material and improve their grades.
SI Leaders are undergraduate students who have successfully completed the class for which they are assigned to support. SI Leaders attend class for their assigned course once per week and then plan and hold two review sessions for the students enrolled in that class section to review and discuss challenging concepts, share additional resources and materials, and help students develop more effective study skills.
Office Manager (Federal Work Study Eligible Students Only)
Office Managers are the face of the Academic Success Center as the first point of contact for students, faculty, and staff who enter our area. Office Managers greet guests of the Academic Success Center, help students schedule and sign-in for academic support appointments, answer phones, and perform basic clerical duties (e.g. data entry, copying/scanning, filing, etc.). Please stop by the Academic Success Center if you are interested in applying for an Office Manager position.
Professional Academic Success Coach
Peer Academic Success Coach
Peer Academic Success Coaches are passionate about helping students develop necessary
skills to be academically successful. They have a focus on student success. Peer
Academic Success Coaches demonstrate a mastery of holistic elements of academic success.
They help students identify barriers to academic success and assist them in creating
action plans for overcoming those challenges. They help students maximize their potential
for academic success by supporting them and assisting them in gaining effective study
strategies and behaviors.
Please contact the Academic Success Center if you have any questions about the above positions.