Job Positions

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Categories: Pacific Region 9

Department:

Orange Cluster

Institution:

UC Davis

Date Posted:

Sep 12 2019 10:00PM

Close Date:

9-25-2019
 

Position Description

Under general supervision, serve as one of four primary advisors in the Orange Cluster Undergraduate Advising Center. Provide comprehensive, advanced academic advising on a wide range of complex issues to undergraduate students in the departmental majors and support faculty members.

Duties

Independently handle admission processes including freshman and transfer students. Interpret and implement policies, and administer undergraduate activities for the department. Work with faculty on program development and administration. Manage quality assessment and policy development.

Application Process

Submit application through: https://www.employment.ucdavis.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp

Institution Information

Whether you’re in Sacramento, Davis, or beyond, you have a chance to join a community of thinkers, healers, and visionaries at UC Davis.

Additional Information

Check out our benefits: https://hr.ucdavis.edu/careers/benefits-overview https://staff.ucdavis.edu/about
Professional Development Opportunities: https://academicadvising.ucdavis.edu/training-professional-development

Contact Information

Nicole Seemungal

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Qualifications

-Experience counseling and advising students in a University setting including academic planning and course selection techniques, study skills, and policies and procedures.
-Experience assessing college transcripts and accurately calculating course grades and grade point averages, balances and deficiencies.
-Knowledge of university, college, major, design, general education and NCAA policy requirements and their application to specific programs of major.
-Knowledge of transfer admissions criteria and applicability of credit from other institutions; course registration procedures and other information and available forms.
-Interpersonal and communication skills to communicate effectively with faculty, staff, students and the public.
-Writing, editing and proofreading skills to answer correspondence, write reports and develop informational materials.
-Presentation skills.
-Computer skills using software programs (i.e. Microsoft Word and Excel) for word processing, maintaining databases, and accessing student information.

Preferred Qualifications

-Knowledge of university procedures related to undergraduate students major requirements.
-Knowledge of UC policies regarding affirmative action and privacy of information.
-Knowledge of campus administrative reporting deadlines and of procedures related to advising and instructional processes.
-Skills to obtain, correlate and analyze data and develop statistics from a variety of campus sources.
-Skills to retrieve and assemble information for the preparation of reports, schedules, correspondence etc.
-Experience with Banner, Degree Navigator, SISWEB and faculty information on DESII.
-Knowledge of statewide, national and international college and university programs and resources.