Job Positions

Academic Advisor/0003688

Categories: Mid South Region 3

Department:

School of Nursing

Institution:

Shepherd University

Date Posted:

Jul 23 2021 2:01PM

Close Date:

Aug 27 2021
 

Position Description

To advise first and second-year Pre-Nursing students. Reports to both Dean of College of Nursing, Education, and Health Sciences and Dean of the Center for Teaching and Learning

Duties

To advise first and second-year Pre-Nursing students. Reports to both Dean of College of Nursing, Education, and Health Sciences and Dean of the Center for Teaching and Learning

Application Process

Apply online to https://jobs.shepherd.edu

Institution Information

Shepherd University is a public liberal arts university located in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, 70 miles west of Washington, DC, with an enrollment of over 3,000 undergraduate and 180 graduate students. Shepherd is one of only 29 institutional members of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC), which targets small, active-learning classes in a broad range of subjects where interdisciplinary study and experiential learning are encouraged. Additionally, Shepherd takes pride in its pre-professional programs including Business, Nursing, Education, and Social Work. Academic offerings include 85 undergraduate majors and seven graduate programs, including one doctoral program, that ensure the essential skills for personal and professional success in the 21st century, including proficiency in written and oral communication, critical thinking, problem solving, decision making, and collaboration. Shepherd’s mission is one of service and dedication to a diverse community of learners. Core values for the entire Shepherd University community include learning, engagement, integrity, accessibility, and community.

Additional Information

Shepherd University is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

Contact Information

Donna Shipley dshipley@shepherd.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree Excellent inter-personal skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills Excellent organizational skills Proficient in the use of computers; Microsoft Office Suite experience Ability to be flexible in terms of working hours to maximize availability for students. Ability to work well with faculty colleagues.

Preferred Qualifications

Undergraduate degree in a health-related program College level advising experience Experience in Higher Education Banner and DegreeWorks (or similar program) experience Proficient in website maintenance (Wordpress or similar)