Job Positions

Academic Advisor

Categories: Mid South Region 3

Department:

Academic Affairs

Institution:

Elizabeth City State University

Date Posted:

07/05/2017

Close Date:

07/27/2017
 

Position Description

Academic Advisors will assist students in establishing degree requirements, academic progress, and selection of courses for future semesters. The Academic Advisor will assist students in educational planning and problem-solving and will provide appropriate resources and referrals to any other campus support services for information and aid in making academic and personal decisions.

Duties

This position will provide academic advisement to ECSU's University Studies constituents (freshmen, sophomores, undecided majors, and transfer students) through one-on-one meetings, workshops, or presentations regarding majors. Academic Advisors will assist students in establishing degree requirements, academic progress, and selection of courses for future semesters. The Academic Advisor will assist students in educational planning and problem-solving and will provide appropriate resources and referrals to any other campus support services for information and aid in making academic and personal decisions. They will additionally advise students about academic standards, policies, programs, and student information systems available to facilitate their success. Occasional work may be required beyond normal working hours.

Application Process

Please apply at Elizabeth City State University - https://jobs.ecsu.edu

Institution Information

As a constituent institution of The University of North Carolina, Elizabeth City State University offers baccalaureate, professional, and master's degrees for a diverse student body. Our mission is to promote economic, social, and environmental progress for the people of northeastern North Carolina, the state, and the nation.We achieve our commitment to the highest quality education by maintaining a rigorous focus on academic excellence through liberal arts programs and using innovative and flexible technology-based instruction models to enhance our signature areas: integrating technology with education, improving human health and wellness, and advancing the natural and aviation sciences.Through teaching, research, and community engagement, the institution's rich heritage and its current multicultural student-centered focus provide a firm foundation for its endeavors. It serves the needs and aspirations of individuals and society; producing graduates for leadership roles and life-long learning.

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Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Position requires strong interpersonal skills which would allow effective communication with administrators, faculty, and students; ability to write reports; strong computer skills; and effective organizational skills and customer services skills. Possess an interest in working with a diverse population of students.

Preferred Qualification

3 - 5 years working in academic advising, retention, or other student success initiatives preferred