Job Positions

Academic Advisor (3 positions)

Categories: Pacific Region 9

Department:

Education, Honors, Health Sciences

Institution:

University of Nevada, Reno

Date Posted:

2/3/2015

Close Date

3/16/2015

Position Description
The University of Nevada, Reno is hiring three academic advisor positions for our College of Education, Division of Health Sciences, and Honors Program. The primary responsibility of the position is academic advising for the respective population.

Duties
The primary responsibility of each position is the advisement of prospective and current students in their respective fields. The specific responsibilities for the three open positions are listed in the job position announcement online.

Institution Information
The University offers over 180 degree programs, including masters-level and doctoral programs in the Graduate School, and serves a growing number of students through its Extended Studies program of on-line and alternately-scheduled courses. According to fall 2014 data, the University enrolled a total of 16,330 undergraduate, 2,820 graduate, 275 medical school, and 509 non-degree students in diverse academic divisions. The University consistently ranks in the top tier of “best national universities” as rated by U.S. News and World Report. Faculty and students are drawn to its attractive location on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, 45 minutes from Lake Tahoe and four hours from the San Francisco Bay Area. For additional information about the University of Nevada, Reno, please visit www.unr.edu. See our campus at www.unr.edu/discover-nevada/tour 

Application Information
Complete an online application at: https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/17101

**Though the position closes on March 16, review of applications will begin on February 28 with best consideration given to applications received by that date.**

Contact Information
Derek Furukawa, Search Chair
dfurukawa@unr.edu

Audrey Casey
 Search Coordinator
acasey@unr.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications
Minimum qualifications are either a Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution and two years of experience or a Master’s Degree and one year of experience.

Preferred Qualifications
Successful candidates will have experience working with academic advising in a higher education setting.