Posting Number 2017-2988 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 4/12/2017 Union N/A School/Division Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS) (AS1111) Department Name : CAS Academic Support Services FT/PT Full-Time
The College of Arts and Science is seeking an Associate Director of Acaemic Support to join their dynamic team. This individual will direct and implement strategies for identifying and supporting students experiencing academic difficulty. Discuss with faculty situations and behavior(s) that identify such students early in their academic careers and develop procedures to enhance the level of support given to these students. Advise 80 to 100 freshmen and a comparable number of sophomore students who have not declared their majors on a variety of academic issues. Develop training materials and manuals including policies and procedures for early intervention detection.
Required Education: Master's degree in Liberal Arts discipline or Higher Education Administration and
Preferred Education: PhD degree in related discipline.
Required Experience: 4 or more years of increasingly responsible professional level experience in academic advisement, teaching or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Experience: Related experience at a top college or university. Experience in developing/managing programs and services for students experiencing academic difficulty.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Superior communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all levels. Ability to develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with others to further the organization's goal. Ability to advise diverse student population on a multitude of topics.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Knowledge of higher education issues.
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