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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T19417
UA Job Title: Academic Learning Specialist
Job Group: academic
Job Category: Equal Opportunity/Diversity Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Supports students with intellectual disabilities who are in Project FOCUS in becoming involved on campus in order to increase their independence, self-determination, and employment skills.

Example of Duties:

  • Coordinates, trains, schedules, and supervises a group of peer mentors to support students in Project FOCUS
  • Directs student instruction
  • Collaborates with departments on campus

Minimum Qualifications:

Master's degree with 1 to 3 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 07/15/2014