Associate Director of SMP Academic Advising & Student Affairs - Graduate Programs - Business School
Washington University in St. Louis
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Internal Number: JR51044
The Associate Director of Advising & Student Service serves as an academic advisor for and works with department and university students and student organizations.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Serve as an academic advisor and subject matter expert to approximately 125-150 SMP degree candidates.
Serve as functional area liaison, work with area faculty, career center advisors and become an area expert, consult as needed on course sequencing and major revisions.
Development and leadership of program initiatives and programs that advance the schools strategic goals and objectives.
Work with assigned Olin student organizations to help them to develop their plans.
Develop a comprehensive leadership development program for student organization leaders designed to help them gain and apply leadership skills for the benefit of themselves, their organizations and the school.
General academic, program, and university support, including, but not limited to, the development of each program's strategy, partnership with Olin faculty and other university senior leadership on initiatives; an expectation to develop and maintain relationships and regularly engage alumni to support the program strategy.
Serve as the leader for program orientation and all SMP-wide efforts to sustain a high-performance program culture.
Provide leadership and supervision for SMP advisors, including goal setting, development planning, coaching and evaluation.
Master's degree in higher education, business, or in a related field.
Extensive experience with advising, mentoring and working with fresh graduates and young professionals.
Demonstrated success in designing leadership opportunities and working with student groups/related organizations.
Extensive track record of program development, initiatives and execution.
Demonstrated success in curriculum development and delivery.
Five years' experience in a higher education setting or a related role.
$53,900.00 - $92,200.00 / AnnuallyThe salary range reflects base salaries paid for positions in a given job grade across the University. Individual rates within the range will be determined by factors including one's qualifications and performance, equity with others in the department, market rates for positions within the same grade and department budget.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. The screenings will include criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
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