Assistant Academic Advisor - 2 Positions to be Filled

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Assistant Academic Advisor - 2 Positions to be Filled

FLSA status:


Hiring Salary:

$2,654 – $3,904 per month

Occupational Category:



SAM Center

Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Educational and Experience Requirement:

Bachelor’s degree in related field. Two years of experience in Academic Advising or experience in a related field. Additional education may be considered in lieu of experience.

Nature & Purpose of Position:

Serves as Assistant Academic Advisor to students and helps design programs relevant to students in their academic pursuits.

Primary Responsibilities:

Advises enrolled and prospective students regarding their academic programs and curriculum. Maintains student files updated throughout their academic careers and makes changes to records as necessary. Provides retention advice to students on probation. Assists with resolving academic issues. Analyzes and processes degree plans and degree exceptions. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Other Specifications:

Regular contact with students, parents, faculty, and staff. This position may be designated as a Campus Security Authority (CSA).

Full Time Part Time:

Full Time


EEO Statement:

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.




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Job No:
Posted: 2/12/2021
Application Due: 5/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time