Academic Advisor II

Denton, Denton County
Mar 18, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Academic Advising

University of North Texas

Academic Advisor II

Department Overview
As an AACSB Accredited Business School, the College of Business at UNT offers some of the country's finest programs with a wide range of concentrations. The Office of Undergraduate Academic Advising and Student Services is staffed with professional Academic Advisors and Academic Counselors that are responsible for the evaluation of transfer credit and course planning. They assist students with the understanding of university policies and regulations and reaching their academic goals.

Job Description
The College of Business Undergraduate Advising department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire an Academic Advisor II to join their team.

Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:
*Maintain accurate knowledge of admission policies and general catalog requirements
*Maintain knowledge of COB curriculum professional field requirements and profuseness requirements
*Maintain knowledge of DARS system
*Maintain the upkeep of degree plans
*Submit graduation packets to the Registrar's office in a timely manner.

UNT is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. It is our policy to provide Equal Employment Opportunities (including provisions for training, development, transfer and promotion) for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, disability, or veteran's status.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree and two years of experience in student affairs, student services, counseling, or professional academic advising.

The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:
* Considerable knowledge of University policies and procedures related to functional area (or ability to
rapidly assimilate)
* Knowledge of Texas rules and regulations related to functional area (or ability to rapidly assimilate)
* Strong presentation skills
* Strong problem solving skills
* Ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations verbally and in writing
* Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships
* Ability to work independently

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

Strong public speaking and communication skills preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume, a cover letter and a list of three professional references with their online application.

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