The Department of Academic Services in the College of Arts & Sciences is accepting applications to fill a Senior Academic Advisor position that is currently open. Our Academic Advisors and Senior Academic Advisors provide advice to current and prospective students of the university on ways they can meet their educational goals.
Characteristic Duties Include:
Advising students or prospective students on the various courses and academic programs available to meet their educational goals.
Manage advising services for a college or department; independently conceptualize, develop, implement and evaluate the advising/retention services and programs (including budget development and supervision of advisors).
Developing alternative pathways to ensure student success (i.e., for students who fail to meet their initial goals).
Managing and supervising the delivery of advising services between other University departments by developing guidelines for transition.
May provide direct supervision to exempt and non-exempt staff (i.e., hiring/firing, performance evaluations, disciplinary action, approving time off from work, etc.
Performing other related duties, as needed.
Bachelor's degree and three (3) years of experience; -OR- Associate's degree and five (5) years' experience; -OR- seven (7) years' experience; experience must be in advising high school and/or college students or a related field. Experience must include at least one (1) year of supervision.
In order to be considered for this position, you must complete our online application at https://jobs.uc.edu. In addition to the application, please include a cover letter expressing your interest in the position and a current copy of your resume. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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