Job Positions

Academic Counselor

Categories: South Central Region 7


College of Visual Arts and Design


University Of North Texas

Date Posted:

Mar 6 2018 10:00PM

Close Date:

Open Until Filled

Position Description

The CVAD-Dean's Office Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire an Academic Counselor to join our team. 


Advising responsibilities, additional responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Establishing and implementing programs for students in academic distress, including those on academic alert or returning from suspension.
  • Establishing and facilitating student recruitment, success, and retention programs.

Application Process

Institution Information

The College of Visual Arts and Design at the University of North Texas consists of the Departments of Art Education & Art History, Design, Studio Art, and the Onstead Institute for Education in the Visual Arts & Design. The College of Visual Arts and Design (CVAD) at the University of North Texas (UNT) assumes a critical role in building our region into a world-renowned center for culture and education. CVAD fosters creative futures for its diverse student population and the area through rigorous arts-based education, arts- and client-based studio practice, scholarship and research.

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Contact Information



Required Qualifications

  • Master's Degree and two years of experience in student affairs, student services, counseling, professional academic advising, or related experience.

The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:

  • Considerable knowledge of University policies and procedures related to functional area (or ability to rapidly assimilate).
  • Current knowledge of student development and counseling theory.
  • Strong presentation, problem solving, and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong counseling skills including career development and group facilitation.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Remains active in professional development.

Preferred Qualifications