The College of Agriculture at Auburn University seeks a team player to join the staff as an Academic Advisor. College of Agriculture advisors provide holistic academic advising and career counseling for all undergraduate students within a department. They assist students with both academic advising in the major(s) and career options.
The individual in this position will serve as an Academic Advisor for undergraduate students in the College of Agriculture. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Advises students in matters related to goals, policies, choice of curriculum, course load, study habits, course scheduling, academic action and problem resolution; Interprets University policies, procedures, and curriculum to students, faculty, and staff; Works with others in order to provide students timely information on educational options and University policies; Assists with student orientations; Makes appropriate referrals; Verifies, certifies, and/or completes appropriate student-related forms and processes; Maintains student and advising records in accordance with State/Federal law and University regulations; May clear students for graduation; Maintains student data security; Utilizes appropriate technology to support effective advising; Actively participates in professional development opportunities at the campus level (at minimum); Develops contacts with departments and faculty; and performs other duties as assigned.
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