Texas State University - Faculty Academic Advisor I in null, Texas
Posting/Functional TitleAcademic Advisor I
University Pay Plan TitleAcademic Advisor I
DepartmentRound Rock Campus
Recruitment TypeOpen to All
Experience in a customer service role working with the public
Demonstrated interpersonal skills in diverse work situations
Experience working as a team member and cooperating with others in a courteous manner, using good judgment and initiative.
Ability to prepare clear, concise, grammatically correct reports, emails and letters
Experience making presentations to groups
Demonstrated skill in using MS Office Software
Ability to perform basic math sufficient to calculate GPAs, percentages and basic statistics for summarizing data
Ability to prioritize workload, manage multiple projects at once, and complete work within established deadlines.
Willingness to occasionally work hours outside of the posted business hours
Experience working in a student services position at an institution of higher education
Knowledge of factors influencing recruitment and retention of students
Experience explaining concepts clearly, problem solving and decision making
Experience compiling and analyzing data
Responsible for providing quality undergraduate advising to majors and pre-majors and to serve as an advisor and resource to prospective students and their parents.
Provides academic advising to current, new and prospective undergraduate students.
Disseminates information about academic policies, degree requirements, student services and resources.
Maintains precise records of information provided to students.
Assists with student events and workshops with community colleges. * Monitors course rotations, delivery methods and selection.
Additional Information to Applicants
This position is at the Round Rock Campus.
Job Open Date10/06/2016
Job Close Date
Job Close Date (Posting closes at midnight)10/20/2016
Open Until FilledNo
Normal Work DaysMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Normal Work Hours StartMW - 9:00AM; TTh - 9:30AM; F - 8:00AM
Normal Work Hours EndMW - 6:00PM; TTh - 6:30PM; F - 5:00PM
Posting NoticesYOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO ELECTRONICALLY ATTACH A COVER LETTER.
Legal and Required Notices
Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.
Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.
Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.
Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is anEOE.
Texas State is committed to increasing the number of women and minorities in administrative and professional positions.