Academic Advisor

Posting Number 2022-10227
Posted Date 1 month ago(5/24/2022 2:53 PM)
Location : Location
US-NY-New York
Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies - Advising and Academic Support
School of Professional Studies (CP1108)
Compensation Grade
Band 52
Student Services/Athletics

Position Summary

The Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies at the School of Professional Studies is seeking an Academic Advisor to advise students annually on academic programs, policies, and procedures. This individual will guide students in identifying career goals and aspirations, assist them in choosing courses and programs that link academic planning to career and professional objectives. Conduct graduation audits each semester. Assess students' background and academic interests to assign students to faculty mentors


Required Education:
Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education:
Master's Degree

Required Experience:
2+ years relevant experience in student counseling, coaching, mentoring support in an educational setting an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. Excellent verbal and written skills. Ability to advise and provide solutions to problems. Proficiency with MS Office , Google Suite.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent customer service skills. Proficiency and/or familiarity with Student Information Systems. Knowledge of student develolpment and career development theories. Knowledge of educational privacy laws.

Additional Information

For 87 years, the NYU School of Professional Studies (NYU SPS) has been a deeply respected institution of higher education that is grounded in applied learning. From its early years, training returning World War II veterans to fulfill the nation’s urgent need for skilled technical workers, it has evolved into a professional education powerhouse that offers 20 graduate degrees, 14 bachelor’s degrees for traditional and post-traditional students, four associate’s degrees, and a plethora of continuing education courses and credentials.


NYU SPS is a thought leader, and serves as an incubator for new ideas in industries that are constantly changing, including real estate, real estate development, and construction management; hospitality, tourism, travel, and event management; global affairs and global security, conflict, and cybercrime; global sport and sports business; publishing; marketing; public relations; project management; executive coaching and organizational consulting, human resource management and development, and human capital analytics and technology; management and systems; translation; and professional writing. It is focused on building skills that open doors to opportunities in emerging fields and global markets. NYU SPS faculty members are leading experts in their areas of discipline, with a hands-on approach that encourages students to push beyond their limits and to break new ground.


NYU SPS is committed to inclusion, diversity, belonging, equity, and access throughout the School.


NYU aims to be among the greenest urban campuses in the country and carbon neutral by 2040. Learn more at

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Need help finding the right job?

We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.