Job Positions

452891/Academic Advisor 1

Categories: Great Lakes Region 5




The Ohio State University at Newark

Date Posted:

Sep 6 2019 10:00PM

Close Date:


Position Description

The Ohio State University at Newark is accepting online applications for a full-time Academic Advisor 1 position. (See summary of duties and qualifications for details).


Fosters student success by implementing proactive strategies that help students stay on track to fulfill their educational goals including assisting students in selecting courses consistent with their developing goals and interests. Advises students on university policy and procedures, program and degree requirements, and related academic matters. Assists in student orientation and teaches student survey course. Assists students in navigating the university and making referrals to other university offices related to the student experience, including academic, career, financial, psychological, etc. resources

Application Process

For a complete description, qualifications, and/or to apply online go to Click Search Postings and search by Job Title: Academic Advisor 1 – Newark. Requisition #452891. Online application deadline: Sunday, September 22, 2019.

Institution Information

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status”.

Additional Information

Contact Information

Patsy Henderson
(740) 366-9367


Required Qualifications

Master’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Required: Able to communicate complex ideas in a manner that adapts to student needs. Able to articulate program requirements to a variety of audiences, including students, parents, faculty, partner units, etc. Demonstrates basic communication skills. Demonstrates basic multi-cultural and inclusion skills. Able to perform basic transactions in SIS. Able to use relational skills such as active listening, interviewing/questioning techniques. 0-3 years experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Understands FERPA guidelines; general knowledge of academic advising, including general education, enrollment plans, changing demographics, etc.; knowledge of general education requirements and learning outcomes; understands demographics of student population; able to identify a student's progress toward degree.