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Academic Advisor

Academic Advisor

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US-NY-New York
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Band 52
School of Professional Studies (CP1108)
DPB - Academic Services - Advising

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Position Summary

The Division of Programs in Business in the School of Professional Studies is seeking and Academic Advisor to advise graduate students of the Division on academic programs, policies and procedures and provide career counseling. Interpret University and school policies and recommend exceptions to policy, when appropriate.


Required Education:
Bachelor's degree

Preferred Education:
Master's degree in Student Personnel Administration, Counseling, or related business area

Required Experience:
2 years' relevant experience in student advising or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Experience:
Experience advising students at the college or university level.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to supervise staff. Ability to advise and provide solutions to problems. Knowledge of standard office software. Oral presentation and strong writing skills. Ability to resolve problems in a timely manner.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Ability to provide excellent customer service. Ability to manage multiple projects and work with diverse student populations. Ability to diffuse conflits and come up with creative solutions to complex problems.

Additional Information

The NYU School of Professional Studies offers a broad range of degree and noncredit programs that are professionally oriented, integrate theory with real-world applications, and are taught by faculty members who are leaders and innovators in their fields. The School of Professional Studies captures the expertise of the key sectors that make New York City a great global capital, such as real estate, finance, marketing, public relations, global affairs, hospitality and tourism, sports management, philanthropy and fundraising, communications/media, writing, the arts, and others.  Full- and part-time students enroll in on-site and online credit programs, including graduate degrees, graduate certificates, and undergraduate degrees for both adults returning to school and traditional-aged students.  In addition, working professionals and other adult learners pursue career objectives or intellectual discovery in over 2,500 courses, diploma programs, conferences, and seminars annually.


Please Note this position is located at the Midtown Center, 11 W. 42nd Street.


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