Job Positions

Senior Academic Advisor

Categories: Mid Atlantic Region 2

Department:

Office of Undergraduate Programs, School of Business

Institution:

The George Washington University

Date Posted:

Jan 3 2023 10:31AM

Close Date:

Mar 3 2023
 

Position Description

The primary responsibility of the Senior Academic Advisor is to guide student development in the classroom, through academic advising, and co-curricular programs and opportunities. This position reports to the Assistant Director (Curriculum) for Undergraduate Academic Advising and does not have direct reports but may supervise two undergraduate student mentors who serve as classroom teaching assistants.

Duties

• Provides guidance to students on their course of study from orientation through graduation.

• Educates students on University policies and procedures, goal setting, academic planning, and course selection providing referrals to other resources on campus, as appropriate.

• Teach two or more sections of the Business Leader Development Program per semester.

• Serves on committees and/or fulfills programming responsibilities such as New Student Orientation, GW Professional Academic Advising Network, GWSB Commencement Activities, Admissions Panels, or other committees or assignments as requested by the Vice Dean.

• Performs other related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.

Application Process

Apply through GWU Jobs: https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/98687

Institution Information

https://business.gwu.edu/

Additional Information

N/A

Contact Information

GW Human Resources: askhrmd@gwu.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Qualifications

• Master's Degree in Higher Education, Student Development, or other related areas

• Skill, knowledge, and experience in effective academic advising techniques

• Ability to effectively advise students of various social, cultural, economic, and educational backgrounds.

• Strong interpersonal, organizational, public presentation, and time management skills

Preferred Qualifications

• Master's Degree in Higher Education, Student Development, or other related areas

• Skill, knowledge, and experience in effective academic advising techniques

• Ability to effectively advise students of various social, cultural, economic, and educational backgrounds.

• Strong interpersonal, organizational, public presentation, and time management skills