Adult Degree Program Academic Advisor

McMinnville, Yamhill County
May 07, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Academic Advising
Linfield College - a private, undergraduate, liberal arts and sciences college serving over 2,400 students - seeks a half time Adult Degree Program Academic Advisor. This position has primary responsibility for providing proactive, holistic advising to students in Linfield’s Adult Degree program. The Advisor collaborates with admission and recruitment and serves as a crucial link between adult degree students and the support services provided by the college. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and three years of experience in academic advising or a related field, or an equivalent combination or education and experience is required. Benefits: Linfield College offers a comprehensive benefits package as part of its overall compensation program. Among these benefits are tuition remission, immediate employee participation in our 403(b) retirement program and 100% vesting in the college’s 11.25% contribution after 1 year of employment or immediately if you have received contributions from a qualified institution of higher education within the last 12 months, flexible spending accounts, college-paid life insurance and short- & long-term disability insurance, generous paid time off, the choice of two medical insurance plans (an HMO and a PPO), and a dental and vision insurance plan. Additionally, employees and their eligible dependents receive free access to gym and swimming pool facilities, the library, and entrance into athletic events. Environment: Founded in 1858, Linfield College is recognized for its strong teaching faculty, outstanding programs, and distinctive international emphasis. Linfield has a challenging and exciting academic program that features a broad liberal arts core and an atmosphere in which there is genuine concern for individuals and their progress. The College includes three divisions - the historic and traditional campus in McMinnville, the Portland campus (serving nursing majors), and the Adult Degree Program (online courses), which began in 1975. Linfield College is ranked in the U.S. News 2014 Best Online Programs and is highly rated as a national liberal arts college by U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review, among other publications. For more information about the College, please explore Application: Interested candidates should view the complete position description and submit a cover letter and resume online at Linfield College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse learning community.