Regional Student Services (Middletown Campus): Academic Advisor to provide accurate and current curricular information for students pursuing baccalaureate and associate degrees offered at Miami University with a special focus on Miami Regional, College of Liberal Arts and Applied Science, degrees and programs.
Assist in the planning and implementation of targeted academic advising programs such as: University Studies (Undecided/Exploratory), College Credit Plus (CCP), international, transfer, and other assigned student populations
Coordinate and implement outreach interventions focused on retention and academic success
Assist students with petition processes for academic actions and transfer credits, as appropriate
Support the Office of Admission during recruitment and enrollment events, providing advising information for prospective students and their families
Utilize career development resources to assist students to identify appropriate major options
Participate in academic advising services with the Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration program (SOAR)
Serve as an academic advising trainer and resource for faculty and faculty advisors, as well as campus partners
Partner with academic advisors across the University to ensure consistency in advising
Utilize advising tools such as DARS/u.Achieve, transferology.com, SSC Campus/Navigate, EAB, MyMajors/career development resources, and SCT Banner, in addition to the Google Suite
Assist in developing individual and departmental long-range plans and objectives, based on the needs of the campus
Instruct up to three credit hours per term of student success course work, such as UNV 101: I am Miami, as needed
Other duties as assigned by the director
Master’s degree, preferably in student affairs, counseling or related field upon appointment
At least one year of experience, post-baccalaureate, in academic advising and/or related student development programs in a university or community college setting. Relevant experience gained during a graduate program may also apply.
Position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship
An understanding of student development theory and an understanding of the purpose and advantages of a liberal arts education
Experience in working with at-risk, diverse student populations
Excellent written and oral communication (including public speaking), interpersonal, collaborative skills, organization, and technological skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty, and staff
Experience working with a diverse student population, including international students
Submit cover letter and resume to http://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/495563. Direct inquiries to Yolanda Hart at firstname.lastname@example.org. Screening of applications begins on July 10, 2019 and continues until position is filled.
Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of sex/gender (including sexual harassment, sexual violence, sexual misconduct, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking), race, color, religion, national origin (ancestry), disability, age (40 years or older), sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, status as a parent or foster parent, military status, or veteran status in its recruitment, selection, and employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@miamioh.edu or 513-529-3560.
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Internal Number: 495563
About Miami University
“Miami University, a student-centered public university founded in 1809, has built its success through an unwavering commitment to liberal arts undergraduate education, with complementary quality graduate programs, and the active engagement of its students in both curricular and co-curricular life. With a student body of 16,000, Miami effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs with faculty who love to teach and the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions. Faculty and staff are highly valued for their contributions toward the Miami experience. Employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and stable work environment as they work to support the university’s educational mission. Miami’s main campus is located in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles northwest of Cincinnati, with regional campuses located in Hamilton and Middletown, Ohio, and a center in Luxembourg. Known as one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation, Miami, the nation's tenth oldest public university, is recognized for its striking red brick Georgian-style architecture and tree-shaded lawns. Take a Virtual Tour from our website.”