Job Positions

Academic Advisor

Categories: Great Lakes Region 5


Student Development


Harper College

Date Posted:

May 17 2019 10:00PM

Close Date:


Position Description

Harper College is seeking applicants for the Academic Advisor position. Academic Advisors provide educational planning for new and currently enrolled students by developing an academic map that meets the specific needs of each individual. The successful candidate will be responsible for the case management of assigned students designed to proactively monitor their progress toward completing educational goals.


Your duties will include troubleshooting and clarifying information about College policies, procedures, academic programs of study and other services offered by the College. You also will create and implement workshops and presentations on orientation, transferring, career exploration resources and related topics.

Application Process

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Institution Information

Harper College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants from historically underrepresented groups and bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

Contact Information


Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in psychology, education, communications or related area • At least one year of experience in student advising function or related area in an educational setting, preferably at the post-secondary level. • Demonstrated excellent oral presentation, written and interpersonal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's in psychology, education, communications or related area