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Academic Advisor

Auburn University

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Requisition Number S2286P
Home Org Name Nursing Administration
Division Name College of Nursing
Position Title Academic Advisor
Job Class Code AA48, AA49, AA50
Appointment Status Full-time
Part-time FTE
Limited Term No
Limited Term Length
Job Summary The College of Nursing at Auburn University is seeking applications for the position of Academic Advisor I/II/III. The successful candidate will, under limited supervision, provide a variety of professional and administrative student services, in the College of Nursing.
To learn more about the College of Nursing, please visit:
About Auburn:
At Auburn, our work changes lives. Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a premier public institution, Auburn University is dedicated to shaping the future of the people of Alabama, the nation, and the world through forward-thinking education, life-enhancing research, scholarship and selfless service. Auburn is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, community outreach, positive work environment, student engagement, and thriving community.
It’s a Lifestyle: The Auburn/Opelika area is a page right out of Southern Living magazine with an idyllic small-town feel, perfecting a unique balance between a close-knit community and driving consistent growth and development. Paralleling the exponential growth of Auburn University, the Auburn/Opelika area boasts services and amenities that cater to any interest. We’re proud of our top school systems, city services, award-winning restaurants, and the infectious spirit of life in a college town. You can find us nestled halfway between the beach and the mountains in a lower-cost-of-living area, two hours outside of Atlanta or Birmingham. If you’re new to Auburn, we’d love to introduce you. If you’re already acquainted with Auburn, we’ll keep it simple: it’s time to come home!
Why employees choose Auburn: Auburn University was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the state of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years. Employees enjoy competitive benefits that include top-notch health insurance, generous retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, flexible spending accounts and more!
Learn more about Auburn’s impact, generous employee benefits, and thriving community by visiting .
Our Commitment: Auburn University is committed to a diverse and inclusive campus environment. Visit to learn more about our commitment to expanding equity and inclusion for all.
Essential Functions Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • 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 involved in professional development opportunities at the campus level (at minimum).
  • Develops contacts with departments and faculty.

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Level Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
Field of Study General; no specific discipline
Years of Experience No experience required at the Level I
Area of Experience
Requirements for Additional Job Levels Level II requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution plus 3 years of experience in advising of which 2 years includes full-time primary duties of advising in higher education.
Level III requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution plus 5 years of experience in advising of which 4 years includes full-time primary duties of advising in higher education.
Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Alternate Minimum Education and Experience (If available)

Education Level Indicated education is required; no substitutions are allowed.
Field of Study
Years of Experience Graduate degrees accepted in lieu of years of experience for Levels II and III
Area of Experience
Requirements for Additional Job Levels

Minimum Skills, License, and Certifications

Minimum Skills and Abilities
Minimum Technology Skills
Minimum License and Certifications

Desired Qualifications

Desired Qualifications A Master’s degree from an accredited institution in Counseling, Communication, Education, Nursing or a relevant field.
Previous advising experience in an educational setting.
Knowledge of Auburn University academic rules and regulations.
Core curriculum, transfer credit guidelines, and evaluation procedures.
The ability to work with a diverse group of students, faculty and staff.
Outstanding listening skills.
Strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
The ability to work independently and with a team.
Proficiency with relevant computer skills, such as Microsoft Office suite, Zoom, and BANNER.

Posting Detail Information

Salary Range $33,400 – $64,200
Job Category Academic Advising/Support
Working Hours if Non-Traditional
City position is located in: Auburn
State position is located: AL
List any hazardous conditions or physical demands required by this position
Posting Date 01/06/2023
Closing Date 01/20/2023
EEO Statement Auburn University is committed to an inclusive and diverse campus environment. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.
Special Instructions to Applicants Why should YOU work for the College of Nursing?
· Excellent full-time benefits that start on Day 1!
· Medical, dental, and vision insurance options for you and your family.
· Generous state retirement program with eligibility to receive monthly payments after 10 years of service.
· How about these numbers? 4 weeks of vacation, 96 hours of sick leave, 6 weeks of paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child, and 9 official paid holidays.
· Tuition assistance for you and your dependents after a year of service.
· Opportunities for advancement.
Using the attached feature of the web site, please attach a cover letter outlining your interest and qualification for this position, a current resume, a diversity statement, and a list of at least three professional references, including contact information. Only complete applications will be considered.
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