Job Positions

Academic Advisor

Categories: Southeast Region 4

Department:

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Institution:

University of Florida

Date Posted:

08/16/2017

Close Date:

10/20/2017
 

Position Description

The University of Florida (UF) is accepting applications for an academic advisor position (12-month, non-tenure track faculty status) in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences’ (CLAS) Academic Advising Center (AAC). Applicants should be detail-oriented with a strong ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced, dynamic environment; have effective interpersonal skills and experience working with diverse populations; be able to work autonomously as well as within a team; and have an appreciation for the liberal arts and sciences. 

Advising undergraduate students in CLAS on academic requirements and policies, as well as students seeking admission to a CLAS major; advising students in the development and completion of their academic and career goals; participating in various AAC programs and initiatives including presenting academic workshops; working with UF’s summer orientation programs for freshmen and new transfer students; serving as a liaison to other departments and centers in the college and other offices across campus. Advisors may also have the opportunity to teach UF’s first year experience course and work with one or more of CLAS’s special populations: academically at-risk students, exploratory/undeclared students, pre-health students, pre-law students, transfer students. Project assignments are based on advisor interest and office need.

Duties

 

Application Process

http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/503181/academic-advisor-assistant-in

Institution Information

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).

Additional Information

The salary range is $46,000 - $47,476 commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes a full benefits package.

Contact Information

 

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

  • A Master's degree is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Master's degree, preferably in student personnel, higher education, counseling or related fields, along with relevant work experience.