Academic Advisor 1 – The College of Arts & Sciences

Knoxville, Tennessee
Dec 08, 2020
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Academic Advising
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Academic Advisor serves as a member of the Advising Services staff and exists to provide comprehensive academic advising to undergraduate students and to promote advising as an essential tool for academic success and a critical component of the educational experience. The primary responsibility of this position is to advise students in the College of Arts and Sciences; primarily in the majors of Psychology and Neuroscience.

The Academic Advisor will support students as they transition at various points throughout their academic careers at UT which include:

• self- exploration that focuses on strengths, interests, and values,

• major and career exploration,

• identification of co-curricular, career and experience learning, and leadership opportunities to support both academic and professional development, and

• selection of major and development of an academic plan that aligns with strengths, aspirations, and abilities.