Job Positions

Assistant Academic Advisor

Categories: South Central Region 7


Department of Computer Science


University of Texas at Austin

Date Posted:

Sep 7 2021 11:03AM

Close Date:

Sep 24 2021

Position Description

Entry-level academic advisor position for College of Natural Sciences, Department of Computer Science


Advise students individually and in groups about the development of educational plan options and the resources available. Responsible for understanding and interpreting the requirements and academic options in the specific area and in other campus departments to facilitate the student's pursuit of fields of interest. Makes appropriate referrals. Facilitate small community cohorts of students, and present at workshops and new student orientation. Participate in professional conferences and professional development. May assist in training students or staff who are involved in academic advising. May serve on committees. Ensure the priorities of the College and Undergraduate Education are incorporated into all aspects of the position, including student-centeredness, diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Application Process

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Institution Information

University of Texas at Austin

Additional Information

This position is eligible for a hybrid flexible work arrangement (remote + on campus).

Contact Information

Morgan Baggiano (


Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a related field and experience working with student populations. Commitment to working with and supporting diverse populations and their families and engaging with students, faculty, and staff from a wide range of backgrounds. Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to communicate with all levels of constituents; students, families, faculty and other staff members. Demonstrated professional demeanor. Able to work independently and in teams with overlapping projects. Familiarity with video and web conferencing software such as Zoom and Microsoft Teams.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree in higher education, student affairs or counseling. Experience working with college student populations, or UT experience as an orientation advisor, special program mentor, or other related position.