ACADEMIC ADVISOR

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
May 12, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 94523-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: SOHE/STUDENT ACADEMIC AFFAIRS


Location: Madison

Categories: Academic Advising, Student Services/Support

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 94523-AS

Working Title: Academic Advisor

Official Title: STUDENT SERVICES CORD(T25DN) or ASSOC STU SERV COORD(T25FN)

Hiring Department: A271600-SCHOOL OF HUMAN ECOLOGY/STUDENT ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 01, 2018

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $40,500 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree required. Master's preferred.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Professional or graduate-level experience in academic advising or a related student service field required, preferably in a higher education setting.

Desired professional qualities/characteristics:
- Proven ability to work effectively with undergraduate students to support their learning and personal/professional development
- Ability to work effectively within a diverse community in a sensitive and caring manner
- Demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive work and learning environment
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Ability to work effectively as a member of a team and ability to collaborate effectively with individuals and units outside the team
- Enthusiasm for and familiarity with School of Human Ecology (SoHE) programs
- Successful experience advising and/or mentoring students
- Ability to motivate students
- Self-motivation and ability to adapt to change
- Strong organizational, problem-solving and priority-setting skills
- Service mindset



License or certificate:



Position Summary:

As a part of the Student Academic Affairs and Career Development (SAA) team, this position is responsible for providing comprehensive advising to a growing number of students in the School of Human Ecology (SoHE). In addition to academic advising, this position will involve some administrative duties, event planning, and outreach to prospective students.

Characteristics:
-Ability to work effectively within a diverse community.
-Domonstrate commitment to creating an inclusive work environment.
-Promote respect and the practice of civility in the workplace.



Additional Information:

THE SCHOOL OF HUMAN ECOLOGY (SoHE): The mission of the School of Human Ecology is to understand the complex and interdependent relationships that form naturally among individuals, groups and families, and to focus on improving human quality-of-life through research, creative innovation, education, and outreach. The School includes four academic departments (Consumer Science, Civil Society and Community Studies, Design Studies, and Human Development & Family Studies) offering six B.S. degrees and enrolls 1300+ undergraduate students, and 100 graduate students. https://sohe.wisc.edu

STUDENT ACADEMIC AFFAIRS & CAREER DEVELOPMENT: The mission of SAA is to foster SoHE undergraduate students' personal, academic, and professional development. Through advising, academic planning and career education we support students as they navigate the college experience - from exploring our majors as prospective students to becoming SoHE alumni.



Contact:

Annette Mcdaniel
amcdaniel@wisc.edu
608-262-4935
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:

Applications must include a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references, including current supervisor. Questions about the position can be directed to: Alicia Hazen, alicia.hazen@wisc.edu



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.



Advertised: May 11 2018 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Jun 1 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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