Work with department and University partners in the development of a healthy campus culture for employees and students. Responsibilities will include the development and delivery of education and awareness that addresses the most significant health risks facing individuals today; leading marketing initiatives and communication strategies; providing leadership to student employees and/or interns; and implementation of program administration functions for all wellness programs and services.
Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, Wellness/Health Promotion, Marketing or a related field or equivalent combination of education and experience. One year experience in a higher education wellness or recreational sports setting or two years of experience in a wellness related operation. Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills. Knowledge of worksite wellness best practices and college health issues.Experience in marketing/promoting programs and services.
Oakland University is a state supported institution of higher education located 30 miles north of Detroit, Michigan. The nearly 20,000 student institution is located on 1,500 acres of land. University Recreation and Well-Being oversees the Recreation Center, Recreation and Athletic Outdoor Complex and the Disc Golf Course as well as the programs and services associated with the facilities.