As an academic advisor within the Dodge Family College of Arts & Sciences you will serve as the primary resource and point of contact for students within a specific College of Arts & Sciences major. This position requires a balance of social skills to develop meaningful connections with students and an attention to detail to provide accurate information and an understanding of academic policies and procedures. This role works and collaborates with students, faculty, and staff and must be able to do so in a professional and culturally competent manner. Primary job functions include: discussing goals for individual students and connecting them with majors, courses, and resources to achieve those goals; auditing degree progress; responding to questions about academic policies and procedures; and representing the college at recruitment events.
Required Education: Bachelor Degree
Equivalency/Substitution: Will accept 48 months academic advising or student services experience in lieu of a Bachelor's degree
- Ability to speak, read and write clear, concise English
- Proficient in Microsoft Office
- Detail oriented for accuracy of data and information
- Able to produce reports and complete work within deadlines
- Able to work well with interdepartmental teams and initiatives
- Able to serve a diverse student body in an inclusive manner
Advertised Physical Requirements:
- Standard office environment, with extensive computer use and interpersonal contact. Ability to engage in repetitive motions and communicate.
- Master's degree
- Previous experience in academic advising
Supervision: No Supervisory Duties
- If you are selected as a final candidate for this position, you will be subject to The University of Oklahoma Norman Campus Tuberculosis Testing policy. To view the policy, visit https://hr.ou.edu/Policies-Handbooks/TB-Testing.
- The University of Oklahoma is committed to achieving a diverse, equitable, and inclusive university community by recognizing each person's unique contributions, background, and perspectives. The University of Oklahoma strives to cultivate a sense of belonging and emotional support for all, recognizing that fostering an inclusive environment for all is vital in the pursuit of academic and inclusive excellence in all aspects of our institutional mission.
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