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Honors Advisor and Recruitment Coordinator

Categories: Mid South Region 3


Calhoun Honors College


Clemson University

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Position Description

Performs professional duties related to the Calhoun Honors College (CHC), focused primarily on advising high-performing and high-potential college students on their academic programs, graduate school and career goals, and other matters; and assisting with the College's professional development initiatives. Serves as a representative of CHC to various constituencies, including alumni, parents, prospective students, various campus committees and boards, high schools/guidance counselors, etc. Performs other duties as assigned.


ADVISING 40% - Essential

Meets regularly with Honors students in one-on-one advising sessions. Works with CHC colleagues to develop advising-related programs, protocols, and strategies. Reaches out to at-risk Honors students. Provides information sessions on matters of interest to Honors students, including (for example) study skills, success strategies, graduate school opportunities, etc.


In partnership with the Director of CHC and Director of Advising and Recruitment: manage exisiting and develop new professional development initiatives including programs like the Honors Etiquette Dinner and Honors Networking Night. Build partnerships with and serve as a liaison to various departments across campus including the Center for Career and Professional Development, Clemson Abroad, Health Professions Advising, Creative Inquiry, etc. Develop and implement programming and advising strategies for the Honors Pre-Professional Groups. Assist the Director of Advising and Recruitment with reviewing Educational Enrichment Travel Grant applications. Manage and distribute the post-graduation survey to Honors graduates. Analyze the results of the survey and report them to the appropriate Honors staff members bi-annually. Oversee Honors Peer Mentoring

Program.ADMISSIONS/SELECTION 30% - Essential

Assists in the admission and selection process by reviewing and evaluating student Honors applications.

Application Information

To apply visit- Search for Job Opening ID: 102200 or Posting Title: Honors Advisor and Professional Development Coordinator.

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Contact Information

Katie Maxwell-


Required Qualifications

A bachelor's degree and experience in student services programs.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's Degree in student services or related field.