Job Positions

Academic Advisor (14262)

Categories: Great Lakes Region 5




Purdue University

Date Posted:

Oct 4 2021 2:13PM

Close Date:

Dec 4 2021

Position Description

Job Summary
The College of Engineering Goss Scholars/Honors Program is designed to provide highly motivated and academically successful students with a broader and enriched education experience beginning in their freshman year. The Academic Advisor will provide mentoring for Academic Advisors in Goss Scholars/College of Engineering Honors Program; work with other Goss Scholars/College of Engineering Honors Program Student Services staff to plan and direct Learning Community goals and activities; and provide academic advising for students in the program. Other responsibilities include assisting students with course selection, navigating Banner/MyPurdue Plan and the registration system, providing information to assist students in selecting an engineering major, assisting with career planning and support with accessing academic and other campus resources; and providing leadership to the Engineering Honors Learning Communities.


Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills Ability to effectively collaborate with faculty, staff, students, and parents Ability to problem solve and utilize campus resources for individuals and groups Ability and willingness to work in a changing environment Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Application Process

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Institution Information

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Additional Information

Additional Information: Purdue will not sponsor work authorization for this position A background check will be required for employment in this position
FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible For Overtime)
Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contribution Waiting Period
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Contact Information

Haley Arnold


Required Qualifications

Master's degree in student personnel, higher education or related field One (1) year of experience with student advising and/ or recruitment

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree in Student Services, Counseling, Higher Education Administration, or Marketing Knowledge of undergraduate student recruitment and marketing
Knowledge of programs and majors at Purdue University Proficient with social media platforms and publication software