Academic Advisor Dean’s Office: Student Services Center College of Education, Criminal Justice, Human Services, and Information Technology (CECH)
The University of Cincinnati embraces diversity and inclusion as core values that empower individuals to transform their lives and achieve their highest potential. By using talents of people from different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives, this vibrant, urban research university demonstrates its commitment to creating a community that values the contributions of all its members.
Purpose of Position This position will provide academic advising, guidance, and support to undergraduate students and faculty in the School of Education within CECH.
The advisor will create academic plans, maintain accurate and up-to-date student records, meet with students to assess and discuss progress, refer students to necessary support services, and help students plan for meeting School of Education program requirements.
The advisor's duties will also include presentations to various classes/populations as well as new student advising at orientation.
The advisor will work closely with faculty on programmatic and student issues. Participation in college initiatives and committees will be required. The advisor is tasked with objectives that are achieved through student-centered and proactive advising approaches designed to foster student success.
The advisor must be detail oriented and have strong interpersonal communication skills. Must be able to retain a high volume of programmatic, college, and university related information while having the ability to critically think through complex situations. Employee must be able to work well both on a team and independently.
Bachelor's degree and one (1) year experience; -OR- Associate's degree and three (3) years’ experience; -OR- five (5) years’ experience. Experience must be in advising high school and/or college students or related field.
The ideal candidate will have two years’ experience in advising and mentoring college students, as well as knowledge of and experience working with licensure programs and familiarity with Ohio Department of Education licensure requirements.
Strong group presentation skills, prior experience with electronic degree audit systems, and proficiency and comfort with technology are highly preferred skills.
Position Details Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Standard Days Worked: M-F Type of Appointment: Full-Time (year-round) Work Location: 360 Teachers-Dyer Complex (campus-based) Annual Salary range: $40,000. - $42,000. (Dependant upon experiece and education) - Full benefits package: http://www.uc.edu/hr/benefits.html
Required Application Documents:
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.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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Internal Number: 40597-en_US
About University of Cincinnati
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSIO...N STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.