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Academic Advisor (Multiple)

Categories: Pacific Region 9


Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Neuroscience, and Science


University of Nevada - Reno

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Position Description

The University of Nevada, Reno seeks applicants for multiple Academic Advisor positions in the following areas: Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Neuroscience, and Science. Individuals applying to this posting will be included in the pool for all open positions unless they indicate otherwise in their online application.


The primary responsibility of each position is the advisement of prospective and current students in their respective fields.

Application Process

Apply online at: Application materials will include a letter of interest addressing the qualifications listed above, a resume or curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three professional references. All correspondence, including applications, nominations and general inquiries will be held in strict confidence.

Institution Information

The University of Nevada, Reno is the State of Nevada’s historic land grant institution of higher education and is one of eight institutions of higher education governed by the Nevada System of Higher Education. With a growing and increasingly diverse student enrollment of approximately 21,000 including over 2,800 graduate students and a total budget of nearly $520 million, the University provides a comprehensive selection of degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level. The university has been recognized as a Tier I institution by US News and World Report. Located in the picturesque Truckee Meadows at the base of the Sierra Nevada, the University of Nevada, is located 45 minutes from Lake Tahoe and four hours from San Francisco and the Napa-Sonoma wine country.The position will begin around August 1, 2017. The position will close on July 24, 2017.The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience.

Additional Information

The University of Nevada, Reno is also searching for academic advisors in the College of Liberal Arts. For more information, visit:

Contact Information

Derek Furukawa, Search Chair

(775) 784-1743


Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution and two years of experience or a Master’s Degree and one year of experience in a field related to academic advising or student services.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience with academic advising at an institution of higher education.