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Academic Advisor

Institution:  North Carolina A&T State University
Location: Greensboro, NC
  • Admin – Academic Advising
Posted: 10/17/2014
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time

Position Overview

Primary Purpose of Position The Academic Advisor provides academic advising to freshmen students and eventually freshmen and sophomores. The Academic Advisor will make student referrals to support services in CAE and to other appropriate services on-campus and off-campus; tracks students’ academic progress, curriculum patterns, co-curricular activities, etc.; collaborates with otherCAE staff to design and monitor individualized academic enrichment plans, including supplemental instruction and tutoring, and recruit school/college faculty to participate in CAEand other faculty advising seminars and professional development workshops. This is full-time, twelve-month, EPA non-teaching, non-tenure track position.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit The Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) provides academic support services to help students excel academically and cultivate life skills critical to timely graduation and global citizenship. To accomplish its mission, CAE offers a wide-range of services and programs that promote student success, such as academic advising, supplemental instruction, peer mentoring, tutoring, etc. The unit collaborates with various academic units to reinforce academic expectations and address factors that affect student success and graduation.
Minimum Requirements Master’s degree in counseling, student affairs, higher education administration or other related discipline. Experience coordinating college-level student life programs, with preference for those who have experience providing academic advisement. Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office and student information systems. Knowledge of student development theories and models. Ability to work independently and manage multiple responsibilities. Ability to supervise and interact with students. Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education Three or more years of working experience in academic advisement, student recruitment, and development of retention strategies in a university environment. Experience with the Student module of the Banner Sungard system.

Position Information

Working Title Academic Advisor
Position Number 001252
Salary Range Commensurate with education and experience
FLSA Exempt
Position Type Staff
Appointment Type Permanent – Full-time
Tenure Track No
FTE 1 = 40 hours/week, 12 months
If Time Limited, Appointment Length

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number EPA0121
Open Date 10/17/2014
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Open Until Filled Postings – applications received by this date will receive full consideration, applications received after this date may receive full consideration depending on the status of the search. 11/17/2014
Date Position Available November 2014
Special Instructions to Applicant You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application.