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Academic Advisor - 2 positions

Categories: Southeast Region 4


College of Nursing


Auburn University

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Position Description

The School of Nursing at Auburn University is seeking applications for the position of Academic Advisor. The successful candidates will, under limited supervision, provide a variety of professional and administrative student services, in the School of Nursing. Responsibilities will include but not limited to: advising undergraduate students in academic and/or curriculum matters, interpreting university policies and procedure, participating in recruitment efforts for the School, maintain student and advising records, utilizing technology to support effective advising, participating in professional development contacts with departments and faculty. The candidate selected will also perform a wide variety of support tasks related to advising, registration, enrollment, orientation, and retention of undergraduate students.



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Required Qualifications

  • Entry into the applicant pool requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. Employer will consider advanced degrees in lieu of experience.

  • The Level I requires only a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution

  • Level II requires a Bachelor's degree and 3 years of experience in advising of which 2 years includes full-time primary duties of advising in higher education

  • **Dependent upon education and experience a candidate may be placed in one of the three titled positions: Advisor I, Academic or Advisor II, Academic.

  • A commitment to an inclusive and diverse campus environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree in Education, Counseling, Communications or relevant field;;a Master's degree from an accredited institution in Counseling, Communication, Education, Nursing or a relevant field;
  • previous advising experience in an educational setting;
  • knowledge of Auburn University academic rules and regulations;
  • core curriculum, transfer credit guidelines, and evaluation procedures;
  • the ability to work with a diverse group of students, faculty and staff;
  • outstanding listening skills; strong interpersonal and written communication skills;
  • the ability to work independently and with a team;
  • and proficiency with relevant computer skills, such as Microsoft Office suite, and BANNER.