Miami University's Farmer School of Business is seeking talented, qualified and enthusiastic candidates for the position of Academic Advisor
Farmer School of Business (Dean’s Office): Academic Advisor fulltime with primary responsibilities in advising and new student recruitment to provide individual academic advising and assist in academic planning and decision making; make referrals to appropriate resources and offices; initiate outreach programs for “at-risk” students; explore new advising and communication initiatives; represent School to prospective students and families; assist with open houses and other recruitment initiatives; support students seeking admission to business program; participate in portfolio review; support orientation programs for freshman, transfer, and new international students; additional responsibilities could include maintaining website, degree-audit programming, maintaining curricular and promotional materials, and support of scholarship awarding process; other duties as assigned. Require: Bachelor’s degree in related field; one or more years of advising/counseling experience in a university or college setting which may include experience during an educational program; excellent written and oral communication (including public speaking); and excellent organizational, technological, and collaborative skills. Desire: Master’s degree (preferably in counseling or college student personnel); experience in working with diverse student populations. Submit letter of application, vitae and contact information for three references, online at www.fsb.muohio.edu/employment/dean . Address letter to Marti Kyger, Assistant Dean, Farmer School of Business, Miami University. Screening of applications begins November 28, 2012 and continues until the position is filled. Miami University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke-free campuses. Right to Know – Consumer Information: www.MiamiOH.edu/righttoknow  Hard copy upon request.