JOANManager, Program Support, Academic and Student Services, Tufts University

What industry/job did you come from previously?
County government and the airline industry

Why did you choose to pursue your career in the higher education sector?
Working in a higher education setting makes you think about the larger picture and the effect that decisions we make today affect our next generation of leaders. It also provides an atmosphere for learning.

What's a normal day like for you?
Very hectic, very detailed and very customer service-oriented…and most important, very rewarding.

What is the greatest benefit of working in higher education and why?
The opportunity to work side by side with administrators and professors who are changing the landscape everyday.

If I had to sum up my job in one word, it would be fantastic.

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Joe, Database/System Administrator

Jennifer, Director of Brand Operations

Maruta, Admission Service Coordinator

Joan, Manager, Program Support,
Academic and Student Services

Mary Pat, Assistant Dean for Academic
Budget and Administration

Susan, Secretary

Kwasi, Manager, Instructional
Services, Libraries

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