Pay Range: $39,896 per year or higher depending on education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: The Pre-Health Professions Advisor provides career education/advising to pre-health interested students and alumni from all academic majors. Services include helping students understand and assess their interests and aptitude relative to a health professions career, major exploration, course recommendations, suggestions for gaining relevant experience, and support with the professional school application process. The Pre-Health Professions Advisor reports to the Pre-Health Professions Program Coordinator.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors degree Experience delivering student-centered customer service. Experience presenting information clearly and concisely to individuals, small, and large groups. Experience compiling and analyzing information for leadership/administrative decisions. Experience interpreting and applying standards and regulations.
Preferred Qualifications: Masters degree Post-secondary advising/counseling experience or professional experience relevant to the health professions. Familiarity with/knowledge of the health professions. Experience with health professions advising, or advising for application to advanced education and/or professional programs. Proven excellence in public speaking skills. Knowledge of University of Idaho academic rules and regulations for undergraduate advising. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team environment.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions: Ability to lift and/or otherwise move up to 30 pounds. Willingness to travel and to work selected evenings and weekends.
Posting Number: SP002408P
Posting Date: 02/06/2020
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: This position is open until filled, however, applications received on or before July 5, 2020 will receive first consideration. Posting will remain open until a suitable pool of candidates has been identified.
In addition to the online application, please submit a resume and a detailed letter of qualification addressing all of the required and preferred qualifications.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.