Student Services Program Coordinator II
Internal Title: Academic Advisor
Posting Number: STA01361PO18
College/Division: South Carolina Honors College
Department: HNRS South Carolina Honors College
Advertised Salary Range: $32,838 - 40,000 depending on experience
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Student Services
Advertised Job Summary: Honors College staff members should possess a wide-ranging intellectual curiosity and a commitment to working with high-achieving students. The Academic Advisor works with students in two primary ways. The incumbent will be responsible for academic advising of approximately 220 students each semester, which involves assessing students' curricular needs and opportunities and placing them in appropriate honors classes. Honors College Academic Advisors function as liaisons with first-year advisors and with advisors in academic units; and possess a working knowledge of college curricula, university policy, and campus resources. Using this knowledge, Academic Advisors guide students toward a rich collegiate experience that may include research, study abroad, service learning, and/or internships culminating in graduation and post-graduation success, using available technologies to ensure accurate and effective advising. The incumbent will also assist with the day-to-day activities of the SCHC Research Program which includes student meetings, workshops, and the grant application process.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Master's degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience.
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.