Job Positions

Academic Advisor I/RE29524

Categories: Mid South Region 3

Department:

College of Communication & Information

Institution:

University of Kentucky

Date Posted:

Aug 18 2021 8:46AM

Close Date:

Sep 1 2021
 

Position Description

Undergraduate advising is part of the learning mission of the University. Advisors will present the curriculum required for each part of a degree as well as fully explain the rationale of the courses and assist students in integrating the degree requirements as one part of a student’s overall career plan. This position provides firm information about degree programs within the College so that students are equipped to make more informed decisions as they begin as first-year, transfer or exploratory and move through each year of study. Provide all exploratory students options within the College and outside the College by recommending key resources and individually guiding these students within the decision making process. Undergraduate advising is one key component within our collaborative and vast amount of resources all working towards student success including learning, retention and graduation.

Duties

Undergraduate advising is part of the learning mission of the University. Advisors will present the curriculum required for each part of a degree as well as fully explain the rationale of the courses and assist students in integrating the degree requirements as one part of a student’s overall career plan. This position provides firm information about degree programs within the College so that students are equipped to make more informed decisions as they begin as first-year, transfer or exploratory and move through each year of study. Provide all exploratory students options within the College and outside the College by recommending key resources and individually guiding these students within the decision making process. Undergraduate advising is one key component within our collaborative and vast amount of resources all working towards student success including learning, retention and graduation.

Application Process

https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/348782

Institution Information

At the University of Kentucky, we are dedicated to improving people’s lives through excellence in education, research and creative work, service, and health care. As Kentucky’s flagship institution, we play a critical leadership role by promoting diversity, inclusion, economic development and human well-being. We are looking for more people to join us in this mission

Additional Information

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

Contact Information

Suanne H. Early, suanne.early@uky.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree plus four or more years preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree plus four or more years preferred.