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Secretary II

Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 17,300 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report



Performs a variety of secretarial services and provides administrative support within Academic Affairs.  Assists with coordination of various clerical activities and projects as assigned.


Provides confidential secretarial support as needed for the Assistant Dean for Curriculum, Assistant Dean for Clinical Education and for educational activities within Academic Affairs.

Schedules all appointments and oversees daily calendar for the Assistant Dean for Curriculum.   Coordinates and arranges meetings, reserves and prepares facilities. 

Acts as back up support for traditional curriculum coordinator, assisting with course and facilitator scheduling and disseminating information to students.   

Proctors examinations for the department as necessary.

Handles student locker key collection and distribution for each medical school class.

Performs special projects for the Assistant Deans and the Director of Academic Affairs as required.

Reviews, sorts and routes incoming and outgoing correspondence for the Academic Affairs Suite.

Answers telephone calls for the office.  Participates in the coverage schedule of the department as necessary.

Provides direct customer service to students, applicants, and other visitors to Academic Affairs.

Understands and adheres to Rowan University’s compliance standards as they appear in the Corporate Compliance Policy, Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest Policy.

Performs other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Graduation from an accredited program in secretarial studies plus three (3) years of full-time secretarial experience is required.  An additional year of experience is required in lieu of secretarial program.  Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office is required.  Experience with additional software products as required by the department is preferred.  Bilingual skills (English/Spanish) preferred.  College credits may be substituted on a year- for-year basis for secretarial experience.  Up to sixty (60) credits may be substituted for two years of secretarial experience.

Please be advised that some positions are subject to the residency requirements of the NJ First Act (N.J.S.A. 52:14-7, P.L. 2011, Chapter 70). Any person hired into identified positions shall either have their principal residence in New Jersey or they have one year from the date of employment to establish, and then maintain, principal residence in the State of New Jersey. The law also provides that any person may petition a State committee for an exemption from the requirements based on critical need or hardship

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.

The Stratford, NJ Campus is a Tobacco-Free Workplace.

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