Advise undergraduate students in the College of Engineering (ENG) using knowledge of ENG programs, policies, and procedures of the College as well as University programs, primarily on a walk-in basis, concerning course and program selection based on an evaluation of the student's interests and record. Advising will also be done on an appointment basis and by mail, e-mail, and telephone. Assist students in understanding academic standards, major options, and requirements. Assist students with referrals to appropriate campus and non-campus offices for academic and non-academic issues. Assist with recruitment and retention efforts including Red Letter Days and New Student Enrollment. Assist with priority registration workshops and activities. Assist with transfer student new Student Enrollment, evaluation of files, and delivery of on campus orientation programs.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree plus one year of relevant academic experience in higher education or secondary education/counseling are required. A Master's degree will substitute for the experience. Experience must demonstrate excellent interpersonal, writing, organization/time management and computer skills and the ability to work as an effective team member.
Academic or career advising experience preferred. A background in engineering or a related area such as student affairs is desirable.
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.