University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee — Student Services Coordinator — MBA / MS Graduate Recruiter, Lubar School of Business

The Lubar School of Business at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee seeks applications for a Student Services Coordinator – MBA/MS Graduate Recruiter.  The incumbent will report directly to the Associate Dean-Academic Affairs.  This is a full-time 12 month renewable fixed-term academic staff appointment.  

The Student Services Coordinator/Graduate Recruiter is responsible for recruiting potential MBA and MS students to the Lubar School of Business. This professional will develop and implement a comprehensive recruitment plan, including: developing and managing relationships with individual prospects utilizing appropriate sales, marketing, and client lead techniques; developing corporate/employer relationships; developing alumni relationships; coordinating and leading graduate recruitment events; and working with other units in the Lubar School to cross-market services.  The Student Services Coordinator/Graduate Recruiter will establish and implement tracking systems to evaluate the effectiveness of recruitment efforts and will analyze prospect and admissions data to further inform the process.  Flexibility for scheduling early, late, and weekend work hours is required to accommodate programming needs.  

Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree and minimally two (2) years of recruitment related experience, evidence of excellent communication skills, demonstrated understanding of recruitment and marketing techniques, as well as related computer applications.  Preferred qualifications include Master’s Degree, recruitment experience in higher education, experience developing and managing recruitment programs and events, networking experience with professional associations and interfacing with the business community.  Salary is commensurate with degree and experience. 

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a premier public urban university committed to academic excellence.  Located in the commercial and industrial hub of Wisconsin, the campus is in a pleasant residential neighborhood only a few blocks from Lake Michigan.  UW-Milwaukee is one of the nation’s top   131 research universities (R1 status) as recognized by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, and has a student enrollment close to 26,000.  The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business, known for superior scholarly research and academic programs, is accredited by AACSB International since 1970.     It offers BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, MS, and PhD degree programs. With doctorates from some of the country’s leading universities, the full-time Faculty brings an impressive range of expertise to the Lubar School and their research has gained recognition in national and international rankings.  Additionally, our MBA and undergraduate programs are ranked regionally and nationally for excellence.  Further information is available at:

Candidates seeking consideration must apply at and submit application materials electronically to include: cover letter, resume, and a list of three references with contact information. Review of applications will begin December 1st and continue until the position is filled.  For full consideration, please submit an electronic application by midnight (CST) on November 30, 2020    

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is an AA/EEO employer and promotes diversity in recruitment, retention and advancing our University as an inclusive campus.  The Lubar School is committed to equity and inclusion and we are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.  Under Wisconsin’s open records law, request for confidentiality will be honored, except that the names and titles of all finalists must be disclosed upon request.  All finalists for this position will require a criminal record review consistent with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act.  For information relating to the UWM Campus Security Report, see or contact the Office of Student Life at (414) 229-4632 for a paper copy.

Questions about this position should be directed to Search Committee Chair: Mr. Chris Pahl,  at the Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business.