Academic Advisor,Sr - req# 10971
|Working Title||Academic Advisor,Sr|
The Academic Advisor, Sr. position in the College of Education Center for Student Success will work in a team environment to deliver academic advisement for prospective and current students.
The primary responsibilities of this position include: Providing direct academic advisement to students including the review of transcripts, review of Programs of Study, completion of graduation checks, and general academic support and advice. Completing administrative components for academic advising including the documentation of appointments and related notes, preparation of student files, investigative work to address issues, and addressing inquiries via email and phone. Planning, implementing, coordinating, and participating in special projects, events, New Student Orientations, and other recruitment and retention activities.Ability to work evenings and weekends is a requirement of this position.
|Conditions of Employment|
Bachelor's degree; at least 2 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
Professional experience in higher education with:
Professional knowledge of:
|Campus||Main - Albuquerque, NM|
|Department||CSS - Advisement (527F)|
|Staff Type||Regular - Full-Time|
|Term End Date|
|Pay||$17.23 to $25.84 hourly|
|Benefits Eligible||This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.|
|ERB Statement||Temporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.|
|Background Check Required||No|
|For Best Consideration Date||10/14/2019|
|Application Instructions||Resume and cover letter required.|
Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.
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