Academic Advisor, Academic Advising
Impact & Responsibilities: Serves as a primary academic advisor to an assigned caseload of undergraduate students, guiding students through academic plan development intended to meet academic program, career, or personal goals; provides academic advising to new undergraduates at new student orientation; supports institutional recruitment efforts at on-campus and off-campus events; designs and implements individual outreach and programming to support transition to college and facilitates academic advising, student success, persistence, and retention efforts for targeted groups of undergraduate students; and supports new and ongoing institutional retention, student success, and enrollment management initiatives.
Requirements: Master's degree; at least two years of advising or related experience in higher education; excellent communication and interpersonal relationship skills.
Graduate student experience will be considered. Occasional evening and weekend work will be necessary.
Preferred: Master's degree in college student personnel or related field.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Benefits package details can be viewed at uni.edu/jobs/why. Application materials received by Monday, November 27th will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu. Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI is a tobacco free campus.
Type of Employment: Full-Time
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