Posted: Sunday, August 27, 2017 3:56 PM
Dean's Office: Student Services Center
College of Education, Criminal Justice, Human Services, and Information Technology (CECH)
The University of Cincinnati embraces diversity and inclusion as core values that empower individuals to transform their lives and achieve their highest potential. By using talents of people from different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives, this vibrant, urban research university demonstrates its commitment to creating a community that values the contributions of all its members.
The College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services Student Services Center seeks an Academic Advisor to join their team. The Student Services Center (SSC) purpose is to provide support for the College's diverse undergraduate population. This is an extremely high visibility position, requiring a high degree of accountability and responsibility to advise our School of Criminal Justice and School of Information Technology student populations in both an online/digital and in:person format. Daily work involves handling information that is often sensitive and confidential in nature: discretion is of critical importance. The individual will exercise sound judgment as it relates to dealing with students, faculty, staff, administrative personnel, parents and representatives of outside organizations. This person must be a resourceful and disciplined individual, dedicated to the mission, goals, and objectives of higher education as represented by UC, CECH and the SSC.
The Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Support Services or a designated administrator by means of observation of advising, student feedback, staff, faculty, and members of the University community assesses performance.
:Advise students on matters ranging from developing academic plans to academic policy, career options and student engagement opportunities in person or in an online format
:Assist undergraduate students in developing educational plans, choosing courses, and exploring majors, minors, and career opportunities
:Support students in establishing realistic and attainable academic and career goals and assist student evaluate each option, including possible outcomes and implications
:Recommend actions related to probation, suspension and dismissal of students
:Refer students to appropriate departmental offices, faculty, and support services for help with academic, personal, and career counseling, academic skills development, and financial aid support.
:Monitor students academic progress towards degree, and certify degrees upon completion
:Identify current and potential needs or problem areas (ex. Study skills, tutoring) and work with students identified as at:risk
:Evaluate and process admissions and graduation records, evaluate transfer credit, substitute courses and the use of courses to meet graduation requirements
:Using University systems, maintain student files, records, and advisors notes
:Maintain knowledge of regulations and policies that impact students educational options
:Liaison, assist, or manage programming events offered by the Student Services Center
:Perform related duties based on departmental and/or college needs.
:Utilize a student:centered lens and approach in decision:making and provide a high level of service orientation to all constituencies
:Actively participate as a constructive, outcomes:oriented member of the team
:Prioritize projects and manage time as aligned with the critical priorities of the job
:Communicate effectively and professionally with respectful, inclusive, and supportive interactions
:Seek feedback and respond appropriately to supervisory coaching and staff expectations
:Manage conflict appropriately. Contribute positively to healthy team dynamics with peers and colleagues
Bachelors degree and one (1)
• Location: Cincinnati
• Post ID: 48167778 cincinnati