The School of Professional Studies is seeking an Academic Advisor to support students in the Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies (DAUS) throughout their academic career. The academic advisor will work as a part of a team to advise students on academic programs, providing information related to the curriculum and degree progress, as well as reviewing course selection and assisting with registration; help students make informed decisions about their academic and professional goals; interpret policies and procedures; facilitate access to university resources and support services, as needed; and process transfer credit evaluations. This position will also participate in admissions events as well as serve as the advisor to the DAUS student club.
Master's Degree in student advising and an equivalent combination of education and experience.
2+ years relevant experience in student advising or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience advising students at the college or university level. Experience advising adult undergraduate students and transfer students.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. Excellent verbal and written skills. Ability to advise and provide solutions to problems. Ability to supervise staff. Proficiency using computer software such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel and social media platforms.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent customer service skills. Proficiency and/or familiarity with Peoplesoft software. Knowledge of student development and career development theories.
In compliance with NYC's Pay Transparency Act, the annual base salary range for this position is USD $58,500.00 to USD $91,300.00. New York University considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate's work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as, market and organizational considerations when extending an offer.
Since 1934, 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 undergraduate 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. We prepare students for in-demand jobs in fields including real estate, hospitality and tourism; global affairs; global sports management; publishing; marketing and public relations; project management; executive coaching and organizational consulting, human capital management; information technology, management and systems; translation; publishing and professional writing. NYU SPS 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.
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