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Senior Academic Advisor for Academic Recovery

Categories: South Central Region 7


University Advising


Texas Tech University

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Position Description

Performs Academic Advising, educational, professional, or other advanced Academic Advising or training at the individual or group level as appropriate. Responsibilities may include assisting in the analysis of special and/or complex problems. May supervise Academic Advisors or other employees. Performance is based on individual advising effectiveness and overall program results obtained. Work is performed under standard supervision in accordance with established policies and procedures.


  • Performing educational academic advising, especially focusing on an assigned student population who are in academic jeopardy.
  • Communicating with student populations via appropriate media as assigned, including group presentations, one-to-one appointments, and written communication.
  • Maintaining thorough and accurate electronic records of every student advising interaction using tools provided.
  • Executing statistical analysis with minimal oversight.
  • Participating in events and activities designed to improve retention, persistence, and recruitment.
  • Contributing to the ongoing quality improvement of the department.
  • Assessing professional needs and challenges through assigned training and professional development.

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Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

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Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required, plus one year relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree complete or in progress
  • Experience with college students
  • Understanding of college student development