Posting DetailsPosition Number: 128400
Title: Advisor Functional Title: Academic Advisor Category Status: 33-Exempt Regular Applicant Search Category: Staff University Authorized FTE: 100 Unit: ARCH-School of Architecture, Planning, & Preservation Campus/College Information:
Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the state's flagship institution. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation's legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation's capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.
Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check. Information reported by the background check will not automatically disqualify you from employment.
Position Summary/Purpose of Position:
This advisor position provides academic advising and student support, and also promotes retention and graduation rates of undergraduate students in the undergraduate Architecture majors: Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Science programs (BS). This position reports to and works with the Director of Student Services. In addition to conducting academic advising for undergraduate students in the Architecture BA and BS program, the Advisor steps in when needed to assist with recruitment for all MAPP programs and all MAPP advising. The Advisor promotes diversity, inclusion, and equity in student services.
The Advisor may teach one one credit UNIV 100 course in the Fall semester, which is a class focused on student life skills.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Education: Bachelor's degree required.
Experience: 3 years or more of professional experience working in a higher education setting required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Conditions of Employment: Ability to work some evenings and weekends if needed and to travel for recruitment if needed.
Additional Certifications: Additional Information:
Hiring Range: $51,371 – $55,650
Job Risks Not Applicable to This Position Physical Demands
Repetitive motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/o fingers. The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform activities such as: preparing and analyzing data; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. Work is performed in an office environment and requires the ability to operate standard office equipment and keyboards.
Posting Date: 05/08/2023 Closing Date: 05/30/2023 Open Until Filled No Best Consideration Date Diversity Statement:
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.Applicant Documents
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University of Maryland
May 25, 2023
May 30, 2023
Architecture and Design,Education