First-Year Student Advisor and Graduate Academic Coordinator - Washington State University in Pullman Washington

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Washington State University

Pullman, Washington

United States


Detailed Job Description

The First-Year Student Advisor and Graduate Academic Coordinator is responsible for advising, academic coordination, and recruitment of first-year (uncertified) undergraduate students for the Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies; Bachelor of Science in Construction Management; Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design; and Bachelor of Landscape Architecture programs. This position also provides support to Graduate Program Heads in administration of graduate programs (Master of Architecture; Master of Arts in Interior Design; Master of Science in Landscape Architecture). This position reports to the Academic Program manager while working in conjunction with Program Heads and the Director.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of academic advising experience or related education/experience. A Master’s degree in a related field may substitute for one (1) year of professional work experience. Any combination of relevant education and professional experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year‐for‐year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree in related field.

Experience with recruitment activities.

Knowledge of university academic regulations, policies, and procedures.

Knowledge of WSU software programs (e.g. myWSU).

Monthly Salary

Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Additional Information

The School of Design and Construction (SDC) is administered jointly by the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture (VCEA) and the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS). The integration of four disciplines (architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and construction management) provides an exciting set of possibilities while positioning the school at the leading edge of the innovative, diverse, and participatory world of design and construction. Program offerings strive to mirror the collaborative and integrated professional environment of the twenty-first century, while honoring long-standing disciplinary traditions. The mission of a land-grant university is essential to the SDC, particularly its dedication to openness, accessibility, and service to people. Collaboration with local and regional communities, as well as attention to issues of local, regional, national, international, and global significance, are forefront.

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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