Academic Advisor (2 positions)

Location
New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Posted
Jan 23, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Academic Advising
Employment Type
Full Time
The City University of New York (CUNY) is the nation's leading urban public university serving more than 480,000 students in a wide range of educational programs at 24 colleges and institutions in New York City.
Job ID: 7791

Regular/Temporary: Regular

GENERAL DUTIES

Provides academic counseling and planning services to a diverse student population.

- Assists students with clarifying values and goals; counsels students regarding educational options, requirements, policies and procedures. 

- Offers academic and personal support to guide students through the course selection process

- Provides students with effective and timely referral to other college and external support services 

- Monitors and evaluates students' educational progress by conducting academic progress audits

- Establishes and maintains student files, databases and records; prepares activity reports and analyses

- May specialize in providing advice on specific programs or to specific student groups

- Performs related duties as assigned.


Job Title Name: Academic Advisor

CONTRACT TITLE

Assistant to HEO

FLSA

Exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

NYC College of Technology is located in downtown Brooklyn and has a diverse student population of 16,000 commuters attending day, evening, and weekend classes.  More information about the college is on the website: www.citytech.cuny.edu.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree required.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

Work experience in a higher education environment is desirable. Good organizational, communication, and computer skills are essential.  Willingness to work evenings and weekends as needed.  Demonstrated ability to work as a team player; must be able to work closely with students of varied backgrounds and show patience and prudence in these interactions.

COMPENSATION

Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

BENEFITS

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans.  Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants must provide a resume and cover letter.  To apply, go to www.cuny.edu, select "Employment", and "Search Job Listing".  You will be prompted to create an account.  Return to this job listing using the "Job Search" page and select "Apply Now".

CLOSING DATE

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with review to begin 4/16/12.  (Search reopened)

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply.  We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion. EO/AA Employer.




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