Job Positions

Director of College Learning Communities

Categories: Pacific Region 9

Department:

College Academic Counseling

Institution:

UCLA

Date Posted:

Jul 3 2019 10:00PM

Close Date:

7/31/19
 

Position Description

Under the supervision of the Assistant Vice Provost of Undergraduate Academic Support, the Academic Advisor and Director of College Learning Communities (CLC) Program provides academic advising for undergraduate students served by CAC. The incumbent will also develop and implement an assessment program for academic advising and participate in strategic planning. Major responsibilities of the position include:

  • Providing advising regarding academic requirements and options,
  • Participating in the development, administration, and evaluation of all programs under the jurisdiction of College Academic Counseling,
  • Participating in outreach activities of the unit as assigned, including in-person, phone and on-line advising activities, and
  • Teaching selected courses under the University Studies subject area.

Duties

  • Academic advising
  • Teaching University Studies courses
  • Coordinating learning communities under College Academic Counseling.

Application Process

https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF04715

Institution Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

Contact Information

Corey Hollis, (310) 825-8649 or chollis@college.ucla.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

  • The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. or Ed.D. and knowledge of issues in higher education; experience working with academic policy and programs at a large public research university;
  • Knowledge of UCLA processes and procedures; broad familiarity with existing curriculum, programs and services for UCLA undergraduates
  • Experience with academic advising in a higher education setting
  • Skills in information retrieval and data management
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to interact effectively in programs and activities involving faculty, staff, and students
  • Possess interpersonal skills to interact effectively with persons of differing social, educational, economic and cultural backgrounds
  • Have the ability to be flexible and pay attention to detail while keeping in mind the overall mission of College Academic Counseling.

Preferred Qualifications

Significant experience in academic advising.