Assist students to discover their academic and career interests through course selection and exploration with Liberal Arts and Science Core curriculum and program related courses.
Work closely with the College Dean and department chairs, faculty and staff members to provide student services and support.
Participate in campus-wide efforts related to student recruitment, academic success, and retention.
Utilize the early alert system and promote usage with College faculty.
Assist students in developing an academic plan to improve their standing when on academic warning, individually reviewed, or probation status.
Follow up with current non-registered students from the College.
Serve as the College's liaison with newly admitted transfer students.
Participate in Freshmen Registration Days (freshman registration).
Program and Resource Development
Develop resources (College literature, web sites, internship information, and industry contacts) to assist students in exploring existing and emerging fields represented by the College and in learning about the professional qualities graduates need for success in the field.
Collaborate with Peer Advising program and provide training sessions for Peer Advisors relating to the College.
Participate in workshops, webinars, and presentations related to advising training and skill development.
Present workshops and seminars.
Participate in regular meetings with other student relation coordinators and Academic Support Center staff.
One academic year experience working in college-level academic advising, academic support, student retention, career development, orientation, related student services, or admissions. Experience can take the form of practicum, internships or similar work experiences
Strong oral and written communication skills with demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a variety of constituents.
Master's degree in student affairs, counseling, higher education leadership, or other related field.
Knowledge of student development theory and ability to apply theory to specific student populations.
Demonstrated knowledge of retention programs.
Knowledge of career trends and emergent fields in programs of study assigned to position.
Commitment and ability to work with students of diverse backgrounds.
Applications must include: resume, cover letter, unofficial transcripts from all degree granting institutions.
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The successful candidate must provide official transcripts of all academic work completed and, under U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services regulations, be able to accept work in the U.S. by the day employment begins.
Minnesota State University Moorhead is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (e.g., H-1B visa). Applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Offers of employment are contingent upon the presentation of documents that demonstrate a person's identity and authorization to work in the United States, which are consistent with the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act. Unfortunately, Minnesota State does not participate in the E-Verify program.
In the simplest and most idealistic terms, our purpose at Minnesota State University Moorhead is to transform the world by transforming lives. In more specific terms, we are a university united around certain beliefs.
Minnesota State University Moorhead is a student-centered University that treats students as individuals with different experiences and aspirations, whether they are first generation college students, full-time working adults or a variety of traditional and nontraditional students. Our tuition, which is among the most affordable in the region, and our instructional quality combine to create an outstanding higher education value. We help students succeed by providing strong academic experiences as well as a full range of support services and social and community opportunities.Through challenging programs and guidance from faculty and staff with high expectations, we help students to discover and then reach their potential. We provide opportunities for significant student research, leadership development, service learning, creative production, and athletic competition. Further, we have strong, cohesive curricula that prepare students not only to participate in the workforce of today but also to create and lead the workforce and society of tomorrow.