Academic Advisor (Panama City Campus) Location:
Panama City, FL Regular/Temporary:
Regular Full/Part Time:
Full-Time Job ID:
The Florida State University Panama City Campus invites applications for an Academic Advisor in the Student Affairs department.
Equal Employment Opportunity
An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
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The Academic Advisor position is responsible for advising undergraduate students in the development of academic schedules, proactively collaborates with faculty and staff for student advising purposes, and provides advising services upon request; interprets and recommends policy and procedures that will effectively deliver academic advisement to undergraduate students within established guidelines.
This position will work closely with mapping coordinators in all academic units in the evaluation of major-specific requirements for current and prospective students, and proactively ensures the retention of students, student success, and timely degree completion; works closely with Admission Officers to support and advise prospective AA transfer students from all area community and state colleges; collaborates with university Admissions staff to coordinate Academic Advising events on other community college and high school campuses as needed.
The Academic Advisor assists both on-campus and distance learning students in the enrollment and registration process, and conducts follow-up with students to ensure proper course registration for timely completion of degree requirements; Assists the department in data collection of all advising, retention, and student success initiatives, and performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree and two years of experience or a high school diploma or equivalency and six years of experience.
(Note: or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to six years.)
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
Ability to prioritize, organize, and perform multiple work
Ability to interpret academic program requirements and provide
Ability to provide subject matter expertise and counsel others.
Bachelor's degree and experience in a higher education setting.
Knowledge of academic resources available to students.
Knowledge of principles and practices of academic program
planning, development, and evaluation.
Knowledge of the concepts, principles, and practices of career
counseling and development.
Inquiries should be directed to Ellen Truchon, Academic Program Specialist at [email protected]
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Anticipated Salary Range
The department anticipates a salary of $35,705. The salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.
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Criminal Background Check
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.
How To Apply
If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.
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