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Academic Advisor

Categories: South Central Region 7


Psychological Sciences


University of Missouri

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Position Description



  • Serve as adviser to undergraduate students regarding transferable credits from previous schools, degree requirements, selection of major field of interest, scholastic and probation problems, and general information about all areas of the University

  • Evaluate degree programs and check progress against student records. Notify students of deficiencies; discuss scholastic problems with students and advise of necessary remedial action. Obtain list of graduation seniors and verify degree qualifications. Maintain student record files for department.

  • Coordinate and implement preregistration and registration activities. Consult with supervisor on issues concerning undergraduate course offerings each semester. Coordinate and implement Summer Welcome Registration.

  • Publicize new departmental policies concerning curriculum and graduation requirements.

  • Counsel students concerning graduate school preparation and selection . Help to organize workshop for students preparing for graduate school.

  • Serve on appropriate committees (i.e. Curriculum Committee), represent department at campus-wide Adviser's Forum meetings.

Application Information

Institution Information

The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

Additional Information

$35,194 - $45,000

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Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 1 year of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary

Preferred Qualifications