Job Positions

Academic Advisor

Categories: Pacific Region 9


College of Liberal Arts


University of Nevada, Reno

Date Posted:

Jul 12 2019 10:00PM

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Position Description

The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting two Academic Advisors in the College of Liberal Arts. Academic advisors in the Student Center for the College of Liberal Arts are responsible for providing advisement for new, transfer, and continuing students on general academic requirements.


Other duties include, but are not limited to: serving as a resource for all new and current students to assure that they are making timely progress toward degree completion; taking the lead on certain activities and assists the Director of Advising, Recruitment, and Retention with other recruitment and retention activities; be involved in program design and implementation relating to advising, recruitment, and retention; and other duties as assigned.

Application Process

Institution Information

The College of Liberal Arts is central to the intellectual and artistic life of the University of Nevada, Reno. We contribute to the University's efforts to provide undergraduate students with general and specialized education that will prepare them for advanced study, careers and citizenship in a diverse world. The college offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degrees and supports major scholarly research and creative activity in the humanities, social sciences and arts. The quality and effectiveness of the college's departments and programs and the cultural diversity represented across our faculty, staff, and students contribute greatly to the learning, discovery and engagement of our students across all disciplines. Consistent with the values of the larger the University, the College of Liberal Arts believes that diversity promotes excellence in education. We are an inclusive and engaged community, and we recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience. For more information, please visit the following site:

Contact Information

Kristi Van Gorder,


Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years OR a Master’s degree and one (1) year of experience. Related Experience: Professional academic advising experience or a closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidate with an educational background in a Liberal Arts discipline, advising and recruitment experience within any of the following disciplines: humanities, arts, and social sciences are encouraged to apply. Candidates with experience in academic advising, recruitment, student services or related fields are encouraged to apply. Candidates with a masters degree are encouraged to apply.