Academic Advising Specialist - Per Diem through June 30, 2014
Posting Date July 29, 2013
Department Center for Advising and Student Transitions
Division Student Devel And Campus Life
Under the leadership of the Associate Director, the Academic Advising Specialist will advise a caseload of students and assist with the execution a variety of activities to promote the success and retention of first-year, freshman, and sophomore students at Montclair State University. The Academic Advising Specialist will also participate in New Student, Transfer, and Family Orientation programs and support the initiatives of the office.
Qualifications & Requirements
Master’s degree required and a minimum of one year of full-time academic advising experience. Preference will be given to candidates with documented experience working with first-year and/or sophomore year programs. Strong verbal and written communication skills are necessary. Ability to work with a team of diverse professional staff and student is essential.
Salary Range $25/hr
Anticipated Start Date As Soon As Possible
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Montclair State University
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
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Building on a distinguished 105-year history, Montclair State University is proud to be a leading institution of higher education in New Jersey. The university's six colleges and schools serve more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 300 majors, minors, concentrations and certificate programs. Situated on a beautiful, 250-acre suburban campus just 14 miles from New York City, Montclair State combines the instructional and research resources of a large public university in a dynamic, sophisticated, and diverse academic environment.
Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at www.montclair.edu.