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Academic Advisor

Categories: Mid South Region 3


College of Business and Technology


East Tennessee State University

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Position Description

The College of Business & Technology at East Tennessee State University seeks to hire an academic advisor with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2017. The selected individual will serve as an academic advisor for undergraduate students. The advisor will work as a member of the College’s advising, recruitment, and retention team, under the guidance and supervision of the Director of Student Success.The advisor is responsible for assisting students as they identify and pursue their academic and career goals. Duties include identifying and assisting at-risk students, assisting students with creating and following degree plans, maintaining thorough academic advisement records, participating in campus and off-campus recruitment activities, participating in regularly scheduled orientation and advisement sessions; resolving administrative problems, and fulfilling other related duties as assigned.



Application Information

Required: Cover letter, resume, and three references

Institution Information


1276 Gilbreath Dr.,

Box 70552,

Johnson City, TN 37614

(423) 439-7829

Additional Information

$40,000 ANNUAL (12 months)

Contact Information

Dr. Debbie T. Roach

College of Business and Technology


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • One year experience working in higher education, preferably with students

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience or education in computer science preferred.