Job Positions

Academic Advisor

Categories: North Central Region 6

Department:

Academic Affairs

Institution:

Doane University

Date Posted:

Apr 29 2022 5:09PM

Close Date:

Jun 29 2022
 

Position Description

Doane University, a liberal arts university with campuses located in Crete, Lincoln, and Omaha, Nebraska, is looking for a highly collaborative student services professional to join us as an Academic Advisor. In this role you will work as a member of the University Academic Advising team serving current and prospective students (residential, non-residential, online, undergraduate and graduate) enrolled at Doane University across all campus locations.

Duties

-Participate in partnerships with faculty, staff, and administration to meet the goals of the university.
-Serve as a member of a team coordinating all activities related to academic planning, registration, and retention of students for on campus and on-line programs ensuring timeliness to graduation.
-Serve as a primary academic advisor for current enrolled students.
-Advise current and prospective students in one or more majors in the University on academic program planning through in-person, drop-in and online appointments, and by phone and email.
-Encourage overall well-being and adjustment to the University as well as exploration of interests as they relate to majors, careers and student experience.
-Work collaboratively with faculty to develop appropriate course selections
-Assist students in identifying quality real-world experience through internships, research, study abroad, service, and leadership.
-Partner and collaborate with enrollment team to assist in recruitment efforts, including meeting and discussing academic plans with prospective students as needed.

Application Process

Apply at: https://www.doane.edu/jobs

Institution Information

We’re a small liberal arts college renowned for our commitment to academic excellence. Our innovative approach stresses critical thinking to produce thought leaders of tomorrow.

Additional Information

We seek to create distinctive educational experiences, rooted in liberal arts, preparing students for careers and lives to lead and serve in the global community.

Contact Information

Ann Koopmann ann.koopmann@doane.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

-Bachelor's degree plus 2 years of experience in higher education
-Experience in student facing role such as advising, student affairs, career development or recruitment

Preferred Qualifications

-Master's degree
-Background in liberal arts and sciences
-Database management
-Student outreach experience
-Experience working with faculty in a supportive role