Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
April 9, 2018
North Chicago, Illinois
Higher Education Institution
Job Description Summary The Department of Admissions and Recruitment in Division of Strategic Enrollment Management at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science welcome applications for a part-time Admissions Screener position. The University encourages applications from individuals belonging to groups underrepresented in their field and those that can add new and valuable perspectives to the academic environment. This position requires close cooperation with the CMS Admissions Counselor to administratively assist in the screening process of the AMCAS medical school applications. The purpose of the Admissions Screener is to review application files and make notes for further action by the admissions chair or admissions committee.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities • Conduct application review (90%) and assist in the processing of applications (5%). • Under the supervision of the Director of Admissions and Enrollment, the Admissions Screener will also help with creating reports to assist the admissions process (5%). The Screener will use the AMCAS applications to complete the primary screen of the applicant’s graduate education, personal statement, medical related experiences, leadership/humanitarian activities, letters of recommendation and evaluate course credit and required coursework requirements on the CMS Primary Screener Evaluation form. • Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities • Basic Computer Skills. • Excellent organizational and time management skills. • Ability to work accurately and independently. • Ability to work/interact with diverse populations and show sensitivity for cultural differences.
Internal Number: 20111083
About Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, a national leader in Interprofessional medical and healthcare education, is a graduate-level health sciences university situated on an attractive 85-acre campus in North Chicago, Illinois, approximately 40 miles north of the city of Chicago and 50 miles south of Milwaukee. As such, the University benefits from active collaborations with local hospitals, as well as academic institutions in both cities. The campus is shared with the North Chicago VA Medical Center and the Great Lakes Naval Training Center, both of which provide the University with potential research and clinical training resources. Rosalind Franklin University is comprised of five Schools: the Chicago Medical School, College of Health Professions, Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, the College of Pharmacy and the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. Rosalind Franklin University enrolls approximately 2,000 students per academic year, and is supported by 1650 full and part-time faculty and 415 staff members. Founded in 1912, Rosalind Franklin University has educated more than 17,000 medical and advanced health sciences degree graduates i...n the United States and worldwide. Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry. To serve the population through the interprofessional education of health and biomedical professionals and the discovery of knowledge dedicated to improving the wellness of its people. Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities