Under general supervision, serve as one of four primary advisors in the Orange Cluster Undergraduate Advising Center in the UCD College of Letters and Science. Provide comprehensive, advanced academic advising on a wide range of complex issues to undergraduate students in the departmental majors and support faculty members.
Independently handle admission processes including freshman and transfer students. Interpret and implement policies, and administer undergraduate activities for the department. Work with faculty on program development and administration. Manage quality assessment and policy development.
The Orange Cluster Administration supports three academic units: Communication, Linguistics, and Political Science, which comprises of 56 ladder-rank faculty members, 12 unit 18 and Continuing Lecturers, over 105 non-Senate academic employees of varying titles per quarter, 12.75 FTE career staff, 105+ graduate students, and 2,400+ declared undergraduate majors.
This position is assigned to the Departments of Communication and will work closely with the Department Chair, Orange Cluster CAO, Undergraduate Directors as well as the Undergraduate Affairs Committees. This position is a direct report to the Student Services Manager. In addition, this position functions as back up advisor to the Departments of Linguistics and Political Science.
$19.25 - $39.46/HR