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Temporary Recruiting Specialist (Hybrid) - School of Medicine

West Virginia University
Job Location:
Morgantown, West Virginia
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West Virginia University Health Science Center is currently accepting applications for a Temporary Recruiting Specialist (Hybrid) for the Department of Human Performance

About the Opportunity

As directed and on behalf of the Vice Dean will act in an official capacity as a representative of Professional and Undergraduate Programs at various recruitment events for potential WVU athletes and general student population via on-campus and off-campus locations.

What you'll do:

Plan, organize, and direct communication plan for student athletes and prospective students within the Professional and Undergraduate Programs.

Serves as the primary recruiter in working directly with Athletic Department of potential athletes into our Professional and Undergraduate Programs to streamline the processes.

Serves as a liaison for professional and undergraduate programs and university groups across the campus.

Position is an active participant in meeting the goals and objectives of the WVU School of Medicine and the Professional and Undergraduate Programs.

Other duties as assigned.

Length of Assignment: Approximately 8.5 months

  • Bachelor's degree. Master's Preferred.
  • Two (2) years with documented expertise with recruitment of athletes and/or students at a higher education institution.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to rapidly learn all academic, administrative, and organization policies and procedures within the affected work area.
  • Ability to handle high stress situations and high student/client traffic.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information regarding faculty, staff, students, clients.


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About WVU

At West Virginia University, we leverage our talents and resources to create a better future for our state and the world. As West Virginia's land-grant university, WVU has three campuses that touch each corner of the state. The WVU System includes 518 buildings on 15,880 acres, Extension Service offices in all 55 counties, ten experimental farms and four forests.

From the groundbreaking R1 research of our flagship campus in Morgantown to the career-oriented programs of WVU Potomac State in Keyser to the technology-intensive programs at WVU Tech in Beckley - the contributions of WVU employees directly impact the 1.8 million people of West Virginia every day, no matter their role or position.

Service, curiosity, respect, accountability, and appreciation are the core values that unite Mountaineers, inspiring one another to work tirelessly and support others as they seek to reach new heights. After all, when you're a Mountaineer, impossible is just another mountain to climb.

Creating an inclusive, engaged, and dynamic learning environment is core to WVU's academic mission. We welcome candidates who can contribute a range of ideas, approaches and experiences.

To learn more about West Virginia University, visit View current career opportunities at

West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.

Job Posting: Aug 3, 2022

Posting Classification: Temporary

Exemption Status: Non-Exempt

Benefits Eligible: No
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