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Academic Advisor

Categories: Great Lakes Region 5


Neighborhood Success Collaborative


Michigan State University

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Position Description



  • Advising a diverse student population concerning enrollment reviews, probation conferences, major selections, referrals, course approvals, career exploration, academic orientations and study abroad.
  • Understand, interpret, and implement academic policies and procedures. Interact effectively with academic departments, support units, and enrollment services.  Maintain confidential student records.
  • Help students with transitional issues that affect their academic performance.
  • Help students successfully integrate academics, majors, and careers.
  • Teach course for incoming first year students focused on college transition and academic success skills.

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Angela Sorrells Jones

Michigan State University

Neighborhood Student Success Collaborative

49 Abbott Rd, Suite 332

East Lansing, MI  48824


Required Qualifications

  • Masters -education, higher education, counseling,
  • 1-3 years of professional experience in higher education setting providing services to college students.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated commitment toward students from diverse backgrounds related to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, socio-economic class, ability, first-generation status, and international status. Must have strong communication and interpersonal skills.