The Admissions Recruiter and Counselor is a professional position on the Admissions staff. The Admissions Recruiter and Counselor interacts with students, parents, guidance personnel and others during on-campus interviews, high school visits, off-campus information programming, and various reception programs. This individual conducts interviews and group programs to counsel prospective students and their parents about Pitt-Johnstown in particular, and the University of Pittsburgh in general, including academic programs, admissions processes, college selection, career options, and financial aid. The Recruiter and Counselor also answers inquiries from a variety of sources, and assists with electronic communication efforts, including web site content and interaction, IM and
Internal Number: 19002755
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.