Academic Advisor
North Carolina State University - Raleigh, NC

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This temporary position involves the academic advising of majors in the Department of Biology. The position will be expected to become fully familiar with the requirements of the Biological Sciences and Zoology curricula in the Department of Biology and the degree programs within the life sciences at NCSU , to advise assigned students about the requirements for those curricula, and to monitor advisees’ progress towards fulfillment of the requirements for declaring a major (in the case of undeclared students) and for attaining the baccalaureate degree. The successful applicant will be a team player, out-going, computer-savvy, and genuinely interested in helping others to understand their opportunities and to pursue their aspirations.

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Minimum Experience/Education

A baccalaureate degree in biology or related field in the life sciences is the minimum requirement for the position. In addition, an advanced degree in biology or related field, education, or academic counseling is preferred. At least one year experience in an advising role at the collegiate level working with biology (or related) majors is expected. The successful applicant will be a team player, out-going, computer-savvy, and genuinely interested in helping others to understand their opportunities and to pursue their aspirations.

Departmental Required Skills

The successful applicant will develop knowledge of the requirements of the Biological Sciences and Zoology curricula in the Department of Biology and the degree programs within the life sciences at NCSU , advise assigned students about the requirements for those curricula, and monitor advisees’ progress towards fulfillment of the requirements for declaring a major (in the case of undeclared students) and for attaining the baccalaureate degree. The successful applicant will be a team player, out-going, computer-savvy, and genuinely interested in helping others to understand their opportunities and to pursue their aspirations.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

A baccalaureate degree in biology or related field in the life sciences is the minimum requirement for the position. In addition, an advanced degree in biology or related field, education, or academic counseling is preferred. At least one year experience in an advising role at the collegiate level working with biology (or related) majors is expected. Additional years of collegiate advising experience, as well as participation in other first-year support programs, are preferred.

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