Job Positions

Academic Advisor I

Categories: Southeast Region 4

Department:

UPO Online

Institution:

University of Florida

Date Posted:

10/25/2017

Close Date:

11/08/2017
 

Position Description

 

Duties

  • Provide academic and career advising to online students via web, email, telephone, and in person

  • Assist students with identification of long term goals and career plans. 

  • Monitor academic progress, including probation, honors, and progression through degree requirements

  • Utilize campus resources and assessments to provide career advising to online students

  • Serve as liaison to other key students services offices at UF (i.e., Admissions, Registrar, Financial Services, Financial Aid, Disability Resources, Bookstore) for students at a distance

  • Handle email, phone and in-person inquiries from prospective students and advise or refer them appropriately   

  • Work with UF’s admissions and advising systems and Online Business program databases\

  • Coordinate and/or participate in program related events (i.e. Orientation, Graduation)

  • Assist with development of and participate in online and in-person orientations for online students each semester 

  • Manage the online programs database of probation students 

  • Update and engage with student in the online student center in Canvas 

  • Coordinates the programs’ social media presence and manage content.

  • Assist with data management of current and prospective students in the Online Business program.

  • Teach section(s) of ‘Warrington Welcome’ freshman orientation class as needed

  • Assist with freshman and Transfer Preview as needed

  • Represent Online Business Programs to internal and external University constituencies

  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Academic Support Services

Application Process

http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/505144/academic-advisor-ii

Institution Information

 

Additional Information

$40,000 - $42,000

Contact Information

 

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in education, counseling, or an academic field directly related to the advisor’s area of responsibility and one year of relevant experience; or a bachelor's degree in education, counseling, or an academic field directly related to the advisor’s area of responsibility and one year of relevant experience. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer experience in the field of education, counseling, psychology, career development or a related area.