Department: College of Education & Human Sciences-0910
Description of Work:
Performs all duties related to advising undergraduate students through their program(s) of study. Maintains degree audit files. Position serves as liaison with College of Education & Human Services and University committees and between faculty and students. Assists in recruitment and retention efforts.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree plus two years of demonstrated experience with one-to-one college student interaction, preferably in advising, but equivalent experience will be considered. Experience must demonstrate an ability to learn extensive requirements, policies and procedures, and software that support the functions of advising. Must have demonstrated organizational, time management, and writing skills. Demonstrated experience working with diverse populations necessary.
Master's degree in education, counseling, human sciences, liberal arts or related field preferred. Presentation skills including the development and dissemination of materials and workshops related to advising and recruitment desirable. Prefer ability to communicate effectively with large groups and possess a general understanding of admissions, retention, and graduation requirements. Prefer experience working with advising software programs, including but not limited to student information systems.
Posted Salary: $39,000 minimum
Job Type: Full-Time
Internal Number: 70482
About University of Nebraska - Lincoln
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.