Job Positions

Academic Advisor I

Categories: Mid South Region 3

Department:

Gatton College of Business and Economics

Institution:

University of Kentucky

Date Posted:

06/29/2017

Close Date:

07/06/2017
 

Position Description

The Gatton College of Business and Economics is seeking an academic advisor to support the undergraduate educational enterprise of the College. Advisors build supportive and personalized relationships with students and mentor them through developing and executing their academic plan. Gatton Advisors facilitate student success by implementing proactive strategies that help students stay on track to fulfill their educational goals. Gatton Advisors are the primary liaisons between students and the College and are a vital part of the College’s strategic initiative of creating an academic home for our students.
Gatton Advisors also develop and manage programming in cooperation with the College’s Enrichment Coordinators and Graham Office of Career Management to assist with retention, exploration and academic enhancement. Over the last five years our student body has grown by 30% and we are poised for continual improvement in all aspects of student success.

 

Duties

 

Application Process

https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/150645

Institution Information

The Undergraduate Resource Center in the Gatton College is comprised of nearly 20 professionals who work closely with other unite in the College in preparing students to translate their curricular and co-curricular experiences into 21st century careers. In Gatton, we are looking for staff members that embody a level of excellence that supports our tagline of “Blue Means Business”. Please consider joining Gatton’s dynamic team of student affairs professional. To learn more about Gatton please visit http://gatton.uky.edu/jobs

Additional Information

$40,269-64,438/year

Contact Information

http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree;

3 years of related experience

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree and 3-4 years of student advising, student service and/or customer service experience are preferred.