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Supv,Academic Advisement req12186

Categories: Rocky Mountain Region 10



Arts and Sciences Advisement Center


University of New Mexico

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For best consideration: 2/25/2020

Position Description
The College of Arts and Sciences Advisement Center is very excited to announce we are hiring. We are looking for two talented and energetic leaders to take on the role of Supervisor of Academic Advisement. One Supervisor will oversee the STEM Cluster of Advisement. The other Supervisor will oversee the Humanities/Interdisciplinary Cluster of Advisement. The selected candidates will report to the Manager of Arts & Sciences Advisement and work in a team of three Supervisors (3rd Supervisor leads Social/Behavioral Cluster), in a lively, dynamic and innovative work environment. As the leader of your advisement team, it will be your responsibility to connect with and engage the departments to continuously improve advising and student success. You will set the tone for further integration of advisors in academic units. You will assess the realization of these endeavors and work with your team to improve overall programming of Advisement in A&S.Supervisor of STEM Academic Advisement oversees a team of six advisors covering the majors of: Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Environmental Science, Geography, Mathematics and Statistics, and Physics and Astrophysics.Supervisor of Humanities/Interdisciplinary Academic Advisor oversees a team of six advisors covering the majors of: Africana Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Asian Studies, Chicano-Chicana Studies, Communication and Journalism, Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies, East Asian Studies, English, French, German, History, International Studies, Languages, Latin American Studies, Philosophy, Portuguese, Religious Studies, Russian, Spanish, and Women Studies.

Supervisors lead his/her team in various activities required of a C2D2 model of advising (centrally coordinated, de-centrally delivered) including but not limited to:
· Provides information, training, and consultation to Department Chairs and faculty.
· Provides training, guidance, and support to Academic Advisors.
· Maintains schedules and assigns activities based on department and college need.
· Coordinates Advisement Center activities and priorities with the Associate Dean, Manager, and other two Supervisors.
· Provides second level of advisement by referral for all disciplines within their cluster.
· Provides direct academic advisement to students as necessary.
· May teach success courses to new students and students on academic probation

Application Process
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Institution Information

Additional Information
This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs.

Contact Information
For additional questions not answered within the posting, contact Oceana Black Elk at


Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications
· A Master’s Degree in a field that is relevant to the position.
· Knowledge of STEM or Humanities/Interdisciplinary related challenge/priorities/collaborations at UNM.
· At least three years’ experience working in education.
· At least two years’ experience related to personnel or project management.