Academic Advisor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID 1043

Academic Advisor to provide individual academic advising for College of Arts and Science students on the Oxford campus and University Studies and College of Arts and Science students at the regional campuses in Hamilton and Middletown. 


The primary focus for this position will be advising and assisting students who are interested in relocating to Oxford and students who are attending multiple campuses.  The Academic Advisor will conduct office hours at all three campuses.  Academic advising includes: providing accurate and current curricular information, assisting in academic planning and decision-making, providing counsel with regard to academic program changes, providing information with regard to career and professional development of liberal arts students, and referring to appropriate university resources and offices.  Additional responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, presentations to students interested in multi-campus registration or relocation, review and update website information for campus relocation, program planning and coordination for special groups of students including University Studies, new transfer, and prospective students.  Other duties as assigned by the Deans or Assistant Deans of the College of Arts and Science and Regional Campuses.

Minimum 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 community college setting.  Relevant experience gained during a graduate program may also apply.  Reliable transportation is required to travel between campuses (standard university mileage reimbursement is provided).

Preferred Qualifications

An understanding of student development theory and an understanding of the purpose and advantages of a liberal arts education; experience in working with diverse student populations; excellent written and oral communication (including public speaking), organization, collaborative skills, and technological skills for webinar development.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Three letters of reference are required and should be sent via email to Cathy Moore at

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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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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