The College of Business is seeking a Academic Advisor. This is a full-time-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position.
The position supports the primary mission of the University, College of Business (COB), and Academic Services. The individual holding the position serves as an Academic Advisor and assists undergraduate students with a full range of support including orientation, academic program planning, course selection, registration, experiential learning, and career planning. The Academic Advisor monitors student progress, and suggests and implements corrective actions when students encounter academic difficulties. The Academic Advisor coordinates with other University departments regarding undergraduate academic courses that support degree programs. The Academic Advisor also works with the student information system and various data files and sources, and prepares a wide variety of reports using multiple databases and spreadsheets. The Academic Advisor keeps abreast of University and College policies and procedures, and rules and regulations to assist students in meeting academic requirements. The Academic Advisor also assumes leadership roles that support academic programs and special projects managed by the COB Advising Office. COB Academic Advisors work with students pursuing degrees in the areas of business and design, and may assist students studying on-campus, online, at the Portland (PDX) center, and the Cascades Campus (located in Bend).
Typically requires Bachelors Degree in field related to work assigned.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
One year of professional experience in a role related to or comparable with student services.
Strong motivation to promote student success.
Demonstrated professionalism in working with and supporting diverse populations, such as different races, ethnicities, genders, sexual orientations and preferences, abilities, veterans statuses, and socioeconomic levels.
Demonstrated professional oral and written communication skills.
Strong organizational, time management, and project management skills.
Demonstrated ability to work with multiple computer applications and systems, including Microsoft Office Suite, spreadsheets, and databases.
Keen attention to detail.
Demonstrated collaborative skills in multi-office projects.
Ability to adapt to ambiguity and a rapidly-changing environment, including technology.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions.
Generally, Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Some evening and weekend work is required.
Additional Salary Information: Salary to Commensurate with Training, Education and Experience
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