Academic Advisor I

Job description



The College of Arts and Sciences Advising Center at the University of Kentucky is accepting applications for an academic advisor. This person is responsible for advising students in the College of Arts and Sciences; contribution to and participation in approximately 30 year-round advising conferences for new Freshman, transfer and readmitted students; participation in student recruitment activities; development of programs and materials; make responsible decisions regarding student reinstatement to the university, course application toward degrees, transfer course equivalencies, student credit enrollment overloads, and academic probation counseling; and promote internship and study abroad opportunities. This position will be involved in daily communication with students, parents, staff, faculty, off-campus constituents, and visitors.




Job Title
Academic Advisor I

Requisition Number
RE16646

Working Title


Department Name
8E000:College of Arts & Sciences

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
44

Salary Range
$40,872-65,395/year

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

MA



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

3 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None.



Physical Requirements

Sitting at workstation for extended periods; lifting and/or carrying light-weight objects.



Shift

Monday-Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm; and occasional evenings and weekends



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Deadline to Apply
01/01/2019

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you earned at least either a MA or MS degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How many years of professional advising experience do you have with college students?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  3. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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