Academic Advisor for College of Engineering & Computing and College of Creative Arts - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Academic Advisor to provide individual academic advising and support for students in College of Creative Arts and College of Engineering and Computing.


Supplement one-on-one academic advising to first year students. Assist with new student orientation advising and planning. Assist with academic intervention advising. Communicate advising and policy information to all chief departmental advisors and students. Provide support for faculty advisors in working with students who have difficulties that extend beyond academic issues. Assist and/or support delivery of divisional First-Year Experience (FYE) courses. Undergo required training and refer students as needed. Assist the Assistant Dean with duties as needed.

Basic Qualifications

Master's degree, preferably in higher education, counseling or college student personnel; at least two years of experience in advising or counseling in a university or college setting, which may include experience gained during an educational program; excellent written and oral communication (including public speaking).

Preferred Qualifications

Familiarity with engineering and computing and/or the arts; experience in working with diverse student populations including international students; excellent organizational, technological and collaborative skills.

Special Instructions to Applicants

When applying to this position, applicants will be asked to submit a letter of application, resume, and three current letters of reference. If applicant does not have access to letters of reference, they can be sent directly to Brian Kirkmeyer at Inquiries about the position can be directed to or

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  • Engineering & Computing College
  • #1 Nationally for best teaching
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Inclusive, equitable working environment
  • Academic Advising
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
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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