Coordinator, Upper Division Academic Advising
North Carolina Central University
Closing Date: at 11:55 PM
Primary Purpose of Position:
The Coordinator for Upper Division Academic Advising position will
oversee and supervise the professional advisors in the colleges and
schools, as well as liaise with advisors in University College,
deans, department chairs, and academic program directors to help
build holistic advising structures that recognize the
interconnected nature of students' health and personal lives with
their academic plans.
This position requires a Master’s degree and 3 years or equivalency
of Bachelor’s and 5 years experience in college administration,
management, and/or supervision of professional staff, or
combination of education and experience. Experience at a four-year
institution is preferred. Experience supervising academic advisors
is preferred. A strong record of creative problem solving,
including strategic thinking and planning, required.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Exceptional interpersonal and written communication skills. Ability
to exercise a high degree of judgment, diplomacy, and discretion
and to make difficult and timely decisions with integrity.
Proficiency with Banner and degree audit programs and/or the
ability to learn new software as required.
Ability to work collaboratively with students, colleagues, and
families to advise and support undergraduate students through
difficult and complicated situations. Experience managing student
crises effectively and collaboratively. Demonstrated success
supporting students from historically underrepresented and/or
minoritized backgrounds is required.
Skills, knowledge and experience specifically focused on the needs
of students of color, first generation college students, LGBTQ
students, international students, students from diverse faith
communities is preferred.
Ability to use technology in the delivery of services and case
management; agility and familiarity with latest software, database
systems, computer literacy. Strong teamwork and conflict resolution
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and
apply on line at the following link: https://jobs.nccu.edu/
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color,
disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic
information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, or status as a protected veteran.