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ACADEMIC ADVISOR UNIT 1 8/27/2016

Loyola University Of Chicago Chicago, IL

Company
Loyola University Of Chicago
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
177842
AJE Ref #
575993076
Location
Chicago, IL
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Masters Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Title
ACADEMIC ADVISOR UNIT 1

Position #:
8100395

Job Type:
Full-Time

Job Category
University Staff

FLSA Status:
Exempt

Department / School / College
Student Advising-02043A

Is this partially or fully grant funded*
No

Duties and Responsibilities
- Assists students in developing a meaningful academic and co-curricular plan within the Jesuit tradition.
- Teaches several sections of the freshmen seminar (including Learning Communities sections).
- Presents academic workshops on various topics, such as registration, campus resources, software usage, degree requirements and learning strategies.
- Advises students via phone, e-mail, walk-in and scheduled appointments.
- Maintains accurate records using various software.
- Develops advising resources promoting student success and retention in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders.
- Communicates degree requirements, academic policies (including FERPA) to students, parents and faculty.
- Assists incoming first year and transfer students through orientation programming.
- Performs related duties as required.

Minimum Education or Experience
A Master's Degree in higher education, counseling or related field and two years of related work experience required; combination of comparable work and education experiences may be considered.

Certificates, credentials or licenses required to perform the duties of this position:


Computer Skills:


Qualifications:
- Strong interpersonal, presentation and verbal and written communication skills.
- Demonstrated commitment to multicultural awareness and understanding.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Ability to help students develop an appreciation for the undergraduate CORE curriculum and an understanding of the Jesuit approach to education.
- Must be able to work some evening and weekend hours.
- Previous teaching experience is preferred.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS


Does this job involve significant physical strain or activity*


What unusual working conditions are associated with this job*


Campus
Rogers Park-Lake Shore

POSITION INFORMATION


Job Open Date
05-19-2016

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Candidates Eligible to Apply*
All Candidates

Application Types Accepted
University Staff Application

Required Applicant Documents
CV/Resume

Optional Applicant Documents
Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicants
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion (except where religion is a bona fide occupational qualification for the job), national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability

Quicklink for Posting
www.careers.luc.edu/applicants/Central*quickFind=58920 .

Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled