The individual will serve as Academic Advisor in the College of Business Administration.
Approximately 85% of the individual's time will be devoted to academic advising; approximately 15% of the individual's time will be devoted to other duties as assigned, special projects and professional development.
Advising responsibilities include meeting with approximately 250 undergraduates in the College of Business Administration. The Advisor is responsible for meeting with students several times each year to help them create academic plans, register for classes, and to review general information about degree requirements. The Advisor will discuss and facilitate career-related work experiences (in the context of the student's development as a business professional), internships, resume development, study abroad plans, and to address any other issues that affect a student's academic performance and career goals. Advisors are also responsible for teaching Business One, the CBA freshman orientation course (outside of the regular 37.5 hour work week), and for performing a number of student-related special projects each term.
Experience preferred in relation management. Master's degree preferred.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Student Services.II
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Hiring Range: $26,988.00 - $43,212.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19006418
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