Class Adviser

Posting Number 2023-12740
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/13/2023 4:31 PM)
Location : Location
US-NY-New York
Hybrid Remote Work Classification
Hybrid: 60% to 80% Onsite
Gallatin School of Individualized Study (IS1014)
Compensation Grade
Band 53
Student Services/Athletics

Position Summary

The Office of Advising for the NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study is searching for a Class Adviser for Transfer Students to:

  • Counsel approximately 400 Gallatin students including first year and transfer students with the goal of enhancing their academic experience and retaining them as students
  • Develop strategies to ensure that students are able to complete degree programs
  • Provide advisement, monitor academic progress; discuss requirements and electives, evaluate and approve degree requirement petitions and time limit exceptions for program completion, identify and provide resources for students at risk
  • Collaborate with and support primary academic advisers in working with their advisees
  • Ensure that students receive timely and appropriate academic advice
  • Assist the Assistant Dean for Advising in developing workshops to support the academic program, foster community, and encourage student leadership
  • Collaborate with the other Class Advisers and the Student Services and Student Affairs Offices on graduation, orientation and other school-wide events
  • Teach one course per academic year

**This role is hybrid eligible**


Required Education:
ABD (All But Disertation) and

Preferred Education:

Required Experience:
3 years of relevant increasingly responsible professional level experience including experience with academic advising, developing policies and procedures, teaching, and staff supervision or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Experience:
Experience counseling students. Previous experience working with transfer students in a college or university setting.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and written and verbal communication skills. Strong leadership and planning skills. Knowledge of spreadsheet software.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Experience with interdisciplinary programs. Working knowledge of Excel.

Additional Information

NYU Gallatin provides a distinctive liberal arts education for a diverse student body. Our faculty foster passionate intellectual commitments from learners and prepare them for a world in which managing knowledge is key to success. Guided by the philosophy that self-directed learning is the key goal, the faculty seek to cultivate an environment conducive to intellectual exploration across traditional academic disciplines, and they insist on active student engagement in developing the direction of their own education. Our highly specialized and deeply engaged advisers guide students in their intellectual explorations toward an interdisciplinary approach to problem solving.



In compliance with NYC's Pay Transparency Act, the annual base salary range for this position is USD $73,000.00 to USD $93,000.00. 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. This pay range represents base pay only and excludes any additional items such as incentives, bonuses, clinical compensation, or other items.

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