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Health Professions Advisor

Categories: Rocky Mountain Region 10


Collaborative for Student Achievement


Colorado State University

Date Posted:

Oct 13 2019 10:00PM

Close Date:


Position Description

The Health Professions (HP) advising unit of the Collaborative for Student Achievement consists of a full-time assistant director and three full-time advisors who work with students interested in pursuing professional animal or human health careers. HP advisors serve as complementary advisors to a student’s departmental academic advisor. All pre-health students have academic majors within one of the colleges or are undeclared students who are advised through the Collaborative for Student Achievement. The Health Professions Advisor works within a team of the Collaborative for Student Achievement advisors and reports to the Assistant Director of Health Professions Advising. For more information about Health Professions Advising at CSU, please visit


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Institution Information

The Collaborative for Student Achievement empowers students to explore and engage in their educational and personal purpose, within an inclusive community that supports learning and graduation. The Collaborative for Student Achievement is made up of five units which include Orientation and Transition Programs, Academic Advising for Undeclared Students, Key Communities, Outreach and Support Programs, and Health Professions Advising. In all its activities, the Collaborative for Student Achievement emphasizes and enhances students’ abilities and assets, and supports the campus priority for a diverse and supportive learning environment.

Additional Information


Contact Information

Dani Magana,, (970) 492-4711


Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in student affairs, higher education, counseling, psychology, or related field, completed by start date. One year of professional experience in a higher education setting.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience providing academic and/or career advising to undergraduate and graduate students. Experience working with students who have interest in graduate or professional schools. Demonstrated experience working with students in science based programs and/or pursuing health related careers. Experience coordinating and communicating with campus organizations and departments from both academic and student affairs. Demonstrated understanding of student development and awareness of the transition issues of students entering and progressing through higher education, particularly those pursuing health profession careers. Strong communication skills, including interpersonal, presentation, writing and technical/computer skills. Experience teaching first year seminars or similar courses. Experience developing, facilitating and evaluating programs for students. Self-motivated team player with demonstrated ability to multi-task within a fast paced work environment. Demonstrated knowledge of, and relevant ability with, culturally diverse communities among potential target and constituent populations.