Academic Advisor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job ID:  1386

The University Honors Program is searching for three full-time Academic Advisors to serve its engaged community of undergraduate honors students. 


Reporting to the Associate Director, each advisor will advise honors students on strategies to meet their Honors requirements, assist in planning and executing advising support programs, and counsel students on honors course extensions and petitions of co-curricular activities for honors experiences. Additional responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, collaboration with faculty coordinators to develop programming and outreach to honors students with focused academic interests, planning of and participation in activities and events that sustain and enhance community building initiatives, and program planning. Other duties as assigned by the Director and/or the Associate Director.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree, preferably in higher education, counseling, or college student personnel. At least 12 months of experience in advising or counseling in a higher education setting. Relevant experience gained during a graduate program may apply. Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in working with high ability students or high impact programs; demonstrated understanding of student development theory, particularly as applied to advising strategies; expertise in web design and/or database management; familiarity with Native Banner. 

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.

Keyword Phrases

  • University Honors Program
  • Academic Advisor
  • #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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