The director is accountable for monitoring, planning, analyzing, directing, and communicating activities related to student academic progress and services in the College of Arts and Sciences. Creates policies and procedures as necessary to achieve unit goals. Fosters a community that is supportive and welcoming to the diverse identities and needs of the college's staff and students.
This position requires a Master's Degree in counseling or an equivalent combination of education and/experience.
The Director should have at least five years of advising experience and at least 2-3 years management experience.
Knowledge of budget, Banner, and university procedure.
Demonstrated administrative and supervisory experience, strong organizational skills, excellent problem-solving skills, strong oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, attention to detail and ability to work under pressure.
Commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity, and access.
Experience working with Pell grant recipients and first generation college students.
License in Professional counseling or an equivalent combination of education and/experience.
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.