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Advising Associate - School of Art (1011683)

Categories: Pacific Region 9


School of Art 


California State University, Long Beach

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Position Description
Position Description:The School of Art Advising Associate will provide comprehensive academic advising to 1700+ School of Art undergraduate students as well as students working on the Art Educational Credential, the Liberal Studies Art concentration and two certificate programs. The diversity of the School of Art programs, the quality of instruction, and the professional caliber of it's faculty all combine to provide an exceptional opportunity and challenge to students seeking meaningful educational experiences and careers in the visual arts. The Advising Associate plays an important role in helping our students realize their goals.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Strong advising skills and the ability to independently determine approaches and techniques to provide comprehensive advisement to students. Ability to support and enhance the undergraduate academic experience and help students achieve their goals and excel at all levels. Ability to apply and use various statistical and research methods to organize and present data and information in a concise and logical manner. Ability to perform in-depth analysis of complex individual student or group problems. Ability to use judgment to interpret guidelines and precedents to create solutions. Ability to plan, develop, and conduct student services related instructional sessions, course, and seminars for students.Ability to communicate with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community. Ability to follow all university policies, procedures, and guidelines including but not limited to safety, civility, information security, and non-discrimination policies and procedures. Ability to contribute to a positive university experience for each and every student, and assist in achieving the university's commitment to a "vision of excellence."

Institution Information
Equal Employment Opportunity:CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran's status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Additional Information
To view the University's Annual Campus Crime Report go to: Copies of the report are available upon request. To request a copy, contact the University Police Department at (562) 985-4101.Benefits:Excellent benefits through CalPERS (health, vision, dental), tuition fee waiver, generous vacation and sick leave, and 14 paid holidays each year.General Information:The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

Application Process
Please apply and read the full job announcement at Refer to Job #1011683. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through diversity, and takes pride in its multicultural environment.

Contact Information
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Required Qualifications
Education and Experience:Equivalent to a bachelor's degree in a related field and two years of progressively responsible professional student services work experiences, which includes experience in advising students individually and in groups regarding major and GE requirements.Time Base/Hours/Units per Week:Full Time/40 hours per week. Licenses / Certificates:CA Driver's License, Class C