Job Positions

Director Advising

Categories: Great Lakes Region 5


Academic Affairs


Heidelberg University

Date Posted:

Oct 18 2019 10:00PM

Close Date:

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Position Description

Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Student Success, the Director of Advising is responsible for the development and implementation of holistic and comprehensive advising services supports and sustains student success through a collaborative process with Academic Affairs and other university and community constituents.


Assists in the development of effective advising model and approach that provides high quality professional advising support while ensuring strong faculty-student mentoring and engagement and effective faculty-advisor relationships. Develops a culture of assessment and accountability in all aspects of student success. Provides regular reports on the effectiveness of student success functions. Conducts regular informational meetings with advising staff and implements a professional development and training program for academic advisors.

Application Process

Apply online

Institution Information

Heidelberg University, located in Tiffin, Ohio, offers a strong liberal arts curriculum and professional education programs with the mission of personal, intellectual, and professional development, leading to a life of purpose with distinction. Heidelberg University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.

Contact Information

Ellen Nagy,


Required Qualifications

(A) Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and related experience in higher education administration or appropriate academic discipline, (B) A minimum of three (3) years of academic advising, academic support services, or student success work including supervisory and leadership-level responsibilities.

Preferred Qualifications

Advanced degree in relevant academic field preferred. Increasingly responsible administrative experience in an advising leadership role in a directly related field (e.g., higher education administration, education, or counseling).