Job Positions

Academic Advisor, College of Education

Categories: Pacific Region 9


College of Education


University of Nevada Reno

Date Posted:

May 13, 2019

Close Date:

June 1, 2019


Position Description

Academic Advisor, College of Education


The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for an Academic Advisor for the College of Education. The position will provide academic advising, recruitment, and retention efforts to prospective, new, transfer and continuing undergraduate education students in individual and group advising settings. Other duties include, but are not limited to: participating in recruitment events, retention activities, and data reporting; maintaining student files and records; participating in assigned special projects in training activities; and other duties as assigned.

Application Process

Attach the following attachments to your application 1) Resume/CV2) Cover Letter3) Contact Information for Three Professional References4) Please write a brief statement (one page maximum) about how you would contribute toward our mission of creating a culturally inclusive environment in the role for which you are applying.

Institution Information

Contact Information

Carrie Murphey, Director -


Required Qualifications

Bachelors and two (2) years OR a Masters and one (1) year of experience. Related Experience: Direct student contact, communication, knowledge of academic requirements and higher education policies and procedures; experience in a field related to academic advising or student services.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates with experience in academic advising or academic counseling in higher education setting are encouraged to apply. Candidates who demonstrated commitment to promoting equity and inclusion in a higher education setting are encouraged to apply.