Assistant Academic Advisor
Educational and Experience Requirement: Bachelor’s degree in related field. Two years of experience in Academic Advising or experience in a related field. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Primary Responsibilities: Advises enrolled and prospective students regarding their academic programs and curriculum. Maintains student files updated throughout their academic careers and makes changes to records. Provides retention advice to students on probation. Assists with resolving academic issues. Assists with coordinating orientation sessions for groups of incoming new students. Assists with recruiting high school or community college students and gives presentations to small or large groups. Analyzes and processes degree plans and degree exceptions. Assists all student populations, regardless of the field of study. Helps with training new advisors. Travels to the campuses of feeder schools or satellite campuses to advise students. Meets with community contacts to promote University programs. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Regular contact with students, parents, faculty, and staff. This position will be at The Woodlands Center of SHSU.
This position may be designated as a Campus Security Authority (CSA).