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. Coordinate creation of graduation lists. Serve as liaison to registrar regarding recurring transcript issues. Prepare and distribute advisement and registration information for students.
Required Education: BA or BFA in theatre
Preferred Education: Advanced degree in higher education administration or related field
Required Experience: 3 or more years relevant experience advising in theatre training or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Experience: Prior experience in an academic environment
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Ability to assess appropriate student theatre training approaches; familiarity with standards, practices and techniques of professional theatre training; ability to collaborate, mediate and negotiate with diverse audience. Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of standard office software including word processing, spreadsheet, and database programs.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Familiarity with FileMaker Pro and Google Apps for Education.
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