Academic Advisor I

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Job Title:

Academic Advisor I

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Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Standing or walking with objects up to 10 lbs; sitting at a computer work station for extended periods; occasional job-related travel.


Monday – Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; and with occasional evening and weekend hours.

Job Summary:

The College of Health Sciences is currently seeking a Academic Advisor I to support student advising, retention, and overall success. This position will report to Director of Student Affairs and will have primary responsibility for advising undergraduate students and pre-professional students interested in graduate or professional programs within the college. Further, this position will focus on retention and programming efforts within the college.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Experience in student services in an academic setting.

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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.




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Job No:
Posted: 5/1/2021
Application Due: 5/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time