General Description of Position: Academic advisor for the open option program and in interdisciplinary social science. Information about the Department: College of Arts and Sciences Deans’ Office Diversity and Inclusion: Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks candidates whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's commitment to the Principles of Community which can be found at https://www.k-state.edu/about/community.html Job Description: This is a 12-month, full-time appointment. A start date of July 31, 2017, is preferred. Occasional evening and weekend events. Required Minimum Qualifications: This position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Education or Counseling (or relevant field). Must have one year of relevant experience, excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills, proven ability to work independently and collaboratively, excellent computer skills and strong multicultural competencies. Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree and/or experience in teaching and/or advising in higher education. Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must submit: (1) a letter of application that describes their qualifications and background. (2) a curriculum vita, and (3) the names and contact information for three professional references. Screening of Applications Begins: Review of applications will begin immediately, with preference given to those received by June 23, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. Salary Range / Pay Rate: $36,674 - $56,845. Please note: the minimum salary for this position is $36,674. Actual Salary will be determined based on the candidate's experience, education, internal equity and departmental funding. Salary offers are typically made between $36,674-$46,759. The full salary range indicated includes both the typical hiring range and potential future progression. Equal Employment Opportunity: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law. Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University may procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.