Conduct academic and registration advisement for significant cohort of students. Advise these students and process all necessary paperwork regarding registration, study abroad, permission to register off campus, leaves of absence, AWOL status and readmission. Review, troubleshoot and approve degree progress reports for graduation candidates. Create and maintain departmental student database.
Required Education: Bachelor's of Art
Required Experience: 3 or more years relevant experience advising or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Experience: Prior experience in an academic environment. Experience developing and maintaining computer databases (such as MS Access or Filemaker Pro)
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Ability to collaborate, mediate and negotiate with diverse audience. Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of standard office software including PowerPoint and online and traditional information databases (e.g., Lexis-Nexus).
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: High volume of student and faculty interaction