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Associate Director/Academic Advisor

Categories: Mid Atlantic Region 2


Undergraduate Program Office, McDonough School of Business


Georgetown University

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Position Description

Associate Director / Academic Advisor assists with the execution of the student engagement strategy for undergraduate business students.


  • Advises undergraduate business students on curricular and co-curricular issues and assist with academic scheduling.
  • Plans and implements events, such as New Student Orientation, Family Weekend, Beta Gamma Sigma Induction, Georgetown Admissions Ambassador Program (GAAP) Weekends, Commencement, Peer Advising functions, workshops, admissions sessions for prospective students, career/leadership panels, alumni events, and community service/outreach efforts.
  • Represents MSB Undergraduate Program Office on campus-wide committees, such as Honor Council, Case Management Committee, Orientation Committee, First/Second-Year Experience Committee, Admissions Comm., Athletic Comm. and/or Judicial Board.Conducts studies/surveys and prepares reports as needed to aid the office in collecting and understanding data on international study abroad patterns, course enrollment patterns, trends in majors/minors, student satisfaction, and benchmarking, assessment.​

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Institution Information

Georgetown University is one of the world’s leading academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a difference in the world. We are a vibrant community of exceptional students, faculty, alumni and professionals dedicated to real-world applications of our research, scholarship, faith and service.Established in 1789, Georgetown is the nation’s oldest Catholic and Jesuit University. Drawing upon the 450-year-old legacy of Jesuit education, we provide students with a world-class learning experience focused on educating the whole person through exposure to different faiths, cultures and beliefs. Students are challenged to engage in the world and become men and women in the service of others, especially the most vulnerable and disadvantaged members of the community.These values are at the core of Georgetown’s identity, binding members of the community across diverse backgrounds.

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Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in educational related field
  • Approximately 10 years of work experience in higher education – preferably working with undergraduates in a college environment
  • Ability to work in a supportive and collaborative way with students, faculty, parents, and academic and student affairs staff
  • Personal desire and skills to advise, counsel, and mentor students
  • Ability to multi-task and distinguish between essential and secondary tasks during busy periods while paying careful attention to detail
  • Very strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Experience with initiating programs and planning events

Preferred Qualifications