JOB NO.: 89543-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: L&S/ADM-STU ACAD AFF/STU AF-GN
Categories: Academic Advising, Student Services/Support
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 89543-AS
Working Title: Advisor
Official Title: SR ADVISOR(R12BN) or ADVISOR(R12DN) or ASSOC ADVISOR(R12FN)
Hiring Department: A480300-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/ADM-STU ACAD AFF/STU AF-GN
Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 22, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Advertised Salary: Minimum $34,500 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization: Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: Experience with academic career advising within a higher educational setting preferred. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to build rapport with students and will be knowledgeable in regards to student development theory and working with a diverse college student population. The candidate will have excellent organizational skills, as well as attention to accuracy and detail. Exemplary written and oral communication skills for a variety of audiences are highly desirable. The ability to work independently and as part of a team, while being cognizant of differing work styles is preferred. An appreciation for Liberal Arts education and describing the benefits to students is important.
Position Summary: This position will join the advising team at the College of Letters & Science Academic Advising Services. Letters and Science Academic Advising assists and supports students in exploring their educational goals, learning about academic requirements, navigating the university structure, and progressing toward degree completion. Letters & Science Academic Advising Services provides holistic, comprehensive, and accurate academic advising that will enhance our students' Wisconsin Experience and their Liberal Arts education. L&S Advisors also play a critical role during Summer Orientation and Registration (SOAR), advising nearly 2000 incoming first year students during an 11 week period.
Contact: Lauralee Wheeler
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )
Instructions to applicants: Please click on the Apply Now button to start the application process.
An applicant may be hired in to a Assoc Advisor, Advisor or Sr Advisor title dependent upon experience. Title will be determined upon hire.
For questions on the position contact: Lauralee Wheeler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 608-262-2731.
To apply for this position, you will need to upload a cover letter, resume, and three professional references, including your current supervisor.
Your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience listed above.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 30 Mar 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 28 Apr 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time