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Director - Office of Academic Advising and Recruiting

Categories: Great Lakes Region 5


College of Education Administration


Purdue University

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Position Description



  • Support the mission of the College of Education and Purdue Teacher Education by providing exemplary advising, recruiting, leadership, programming and process management.
  • Be committed to supporting all new and continuing students, professional staff development and the recruitment and retention of a high quality diverse teacher education student population.

Application Process

Institution Information


Additional Information

  • Purdue will not sponsor an employment related visa for this position.
  • A background check will be required for employment in this position.
  • FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible For Overtime)
  • Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contributions Immediately.
  • Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer.  All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.  

Contact Information



Required Qualifications

  • Master's degree.
  • Five years of academic advising or student services with demonstrated progression of experience.
  • One year of supervisory experience.
  • Prior experience leading program initiatives.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent leadership, supervisory, planning, problem-solving, organizational, project management skills.
  • Budget planning and administration skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to make presentations to collaborative groups of faculty, staff, students and parents and successfully administer student services and academic success programs. 
  • Must be able to establish vision and develop implementation plans to achieve results. 
  • Ability to analyze data and set direction for necessary changes. 
  • A valid US or Canadian driver’s license is necessary for employment in this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of programs and majors at Purdue University.