Texas Tech University Senior Academic Advisor - Pre-Professional Health Careers in Lubbock, Texas
Senior Academic Advisor - Pre-Professional Health Careers
Requisition ID 13424BR
Work Location Lubbock
Org Level 1 Texas Tech University
Campus Texas Tech University
Department Pre Professional Health Care
Position Description Performs Academic Advising, educational, professional, or other advanced Academic Advising or training at the individual or group level as appropriate. Responsibilities may include assisting in the analysis of special and/or complex problems. May supervise Academic Advisors or other employees. Performance is based on individual advising effectiveness and overall program results obtained. Work is performed under standard supervision in accordance with established policies and procedures.
Provides advanced academic, educational, and career advising for all students, fostering lasting and beneficial relationships.
Participates in college and university efforts to recruit, retain, and graduate a diverse and successful student body, while evaluating and contributing to departmental efforts of same.
Maintains communication with student populations and partners via appropriate channels, initiating and sharing as needed.
Pursues and provides accurate information when issues arise, anticipates problems, identifies patterns, and analyses options for optimum potential outcomes.
Adopts ongoing quality improvements at the college and university levels, and contributes directly to departmental improvements.
Leads by example through strategic participation in professional development and activities, both on campus and off.
Required Qualifications Bachelor's degree required, plus one year relevant experience.
Preferred Qualifications Master's degree, plus two or more years relevant experience preferred.
EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
Does this position work in a research laboratory? No
Required Attachments Cover Letter
Resume / CV
Optional Attachments Recommendation/Referral
Job Type Full Time
Pay Basis Hourly
Minimum Hire Rate 15.64
Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.
Travel Required Up to 25%
Schedule Details Standard work week M-F, 8-5, may include adjusted work schedules for travel or peak seasons; some weekends during Summer Orientation
Grant Funded? No
Job Group Academic Support
Removal Date 06/11/2018