Job description

Job Category: P&S
Type of Position: Probationary
Full Consideration Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Advertising Started on: Thursday, September 6, 2018
Hiring Department: College of Education Student Advising
Department: College of Education Student Advising


Pay Grade: PS.121

Position Details

Percent of Time/Week: 100%
Service Schedule: Calendar Year
Position Description: Provides leadership and oversight to the College of Education (COE) Student Advising office; develops, implements, and assesses academic advising goals in conjunction with COE academic advisors, administrative staff, and Associate Dean; hires, supervises, and evaluates professional advising and administrative staff; plans, directs and evaluates a comprehensive and transformative academic advisement program; maintains an advising load and works directly with students to accomplish educational goals; collaborates with other university departments to enhance retention and student success initiatives; develops knowledge and expertise about the undergraduate majors in COE (Athletic Training, Early Childhood, Elementary, Health Promotion, Leisure, Youth, and Human Services, Middle Level Education, Movement & Exercise Science, and Physical Education); and develops a comprehensive, strategic advising plan to include retention, recruitment, student development and partnerships.
Education Requirements: Master's degree in college student personnel or related field required.
Required Qualification: At least five years of experience in the education profession with demonstrated success in advising or related student success initiatives and leadership experience; commitment to diversity and experience working with underserved populations; excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills; ability to develop productive working relationships with persons at all organizational levels; ability to maintain confidentiality and contribute to fostering a harmonious team environment; and computer proficiency required.
Desirable Qualifications: Experience in higher education academic advising and familiarity with the NACADA framework and its core competencies preferred.

Online Application Required Documents

Application Type: This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.
Professional References: Applicants must enter reference information online as part of the application process.
Number of References: 3
Cover Letter: A plain text cover letter is required.

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Contact Information

Attention: Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.

Contact: Colleen Mulholland - [email protected]edu
Schindler Educ Ctr 150
Phone: 319-273-2717

UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

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Posted: 9/9/2018
Application Due: 11/8/2018
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