Reporting to the Associate Director, the Senior Academic Advisor will serve as an advisor to a caseload of Lehman College undergraduate degree-
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
??? Provide intensive, high-touch in-person and virtual advising services on academic issues with respect to
curricular, general education and program requirements, selection of major and minor areas and
academic standards including those for retention and probation
??? Evaluate students??? records to track progress toward degree completion
??? Leverage technology including EAB Navigate, early alerts and communication tools to monitor students???
success and semester-to-semester persistence; create interventions aimed at reducing stop outs and
improving metrics for success and retention
??? Serve as a resource to students regarding academic policies and standards, grading policies and various
??? Collaborate with other members of student success team as well as with the academic departments to
create and promote opportunities for student engagement in extracurricular activities, departmental
networking events and experiential learning
??? Facilitate workshops and information sessions for students on use of Lehman-based and CUNY-wide
systems utilized in the advising and registration processes
??? Support students through the account settling process to verify eligibility for timely enrollment
??? Identify and refer students in need of additional support and/or services
??? Participate in advising-based and college-wide committees
??? Participate in the development of advisor training materials
??? May oversee a designated advising program and serve as a resource to colleagues regarding this area of
??? May supervise junior advising and/or clerical staff
Bachelor's degree and four years' related experience required.
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Provides expert and/or specialized academic counseling a diverse student population.
Offers comprehensive advisement to full-time and part-time students
Works with other academic affairs staff as well as enrollment and student affairs to assist students to declare majors and select appropriate courses
Monitors students' performances and takes appropriate action if necessary; resolves students' problems regarding curricular requirements
Develops academic plans and performs graduation audits
Provides information to students regarding student support services, college policies and program procedures and guidelines
Facilitates workshops; assists with other department activities such as course scheduling
Establishes and maintains student advisement files; prepares activity reports and analyses
May supervise extramural activities, such as internships and community service; may assist with accreditation efforts as needed
May provide career and transfer services and/or specialized program counseling
May supervise junior advising and/or clerical staff
Performs related duties as assigned.
Job Title Name: Senior Academic Advisor
Higher Education Assistant
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
$52,267 - $56,447, salary commensurate with education and experience.
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
HOW TO APPLY
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Candidates must attach a resume, cover letter, and three professional references (name, title, organization, and contact information).
March 17, 2024
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
The Lehman College campus is located in Bronx, New York and is a Senior College within the City University of New York (CUNY) system. Lehman is the only senior college of The City University of New York (CUNY) located in the Bronx and is recognized as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). Lehman serves a diverse population of more than 14,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The College serves mainly undergraduate students preparing them for employment, the professions and further study. Service to the college, university and community is part of the mission as is a clear commitment to student engagement including advisement. Opportunities are available for faculty development and travel awards. Lehman College and CUNY funding is available through competitive grants for scholarship and professional development support.