POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Academic Advisor
College of Liberal Arts
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Position: Academic Advisor, College of Liberal Arts, full time administrative/professional.

Start Date: As soon as possible

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must hold, at minimum, a master’s degree at the time of application; experience (one year) in academic advising and/or recruiting within a college setting; demonstrated ability in Word, Excel, email and similar software applications to produce written correspondence, create and maintain spreadsheets; demonstrated ability to work with students, staff, and faculty; and demonstrated ability to work independently to accomplish tasks and projects.

Preferred Qualifications: Strong interpersonal communication skills; ability to relate positively and effectively with undergraduate students; familiarity with common office-suite software; and experience with student information software.

Duties: Advising undergraduate students toward degree completion, maintaining academic records using various electronic platforms, determining the academic needs of students and recommending courses of action, and advising students during New Student Orientation days.

Application Deadline: September 11, 2017, or until filled.

Application Procedure: Submit letter of application, current resume or curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcript, and three professional letters of reference to:

Martha Taricone, Chief Academic Advisor
College of Liberal Arts, Mail Code 4523
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
1000 Faner Dr.
Carbondale, IL 62901

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.