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CUNY Academic Advisor in New York, New York

Job Title: Academic Advisor

Job ID: 21446

Location: Baruch College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

POSITION DETAILS

The Office of Undergraduate Advisement and Orientation provides comprehensive academic advisement to all Baruch undergraduates. The advisement staff promotes student-centered partnerships that encourage and support students both in their academic success and in meeting academic and personal goals. Academic Advisors participate in early intervention programs for first-year students, new student orientation, academic probation workshops, and one-on-one advisement sessions, walk-in advisement, e-­advisement, and various on campus events.

The Academic Advisor will report to the Executive Director, Office of Undergraduate Advisement and Orientation. In addition to the CUNY Title Overview, duties include but are not limited to:

  • Utilize current CUNY technology such as DegreeWorks and CUNYfirst to enhance the quality of the advisement program.

  • Monitor students' performance and take appropriate action if necessary; resolve students' problems regarding curricular requirements.

  • Provide information to students regarding student support services, college policies, and guidelines.

  • Participate in orientation for new students.

  • Assist and participates in College-wide and CUNY-wide activities.

Working extended hours, evenings hours, and weekend hours is required as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree required.

CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW

Provides academic counseling and planning services to a diverse student population.

  • Assists students with clarifying values and goals; counsels students regarding educational options, requirements, policies and procedures.

  • Offers academic and personal support to guide students through the course selection process

  • Provides students with effective and timely referral to other college and external support services

  • Monitors and evaluates students' educational progress by conducting academic progress audits

  • Establishes and maintains student files, databases and records; prepares activity reports and analyses

  • May specialize in providing advice on specific programs or to specific student groups

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Job Title Name: Academic Advisor

CUNY TITLE

Assistant to HEO

FLSA

Exempt

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

$44,308 - $51,153; salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.

*Pursuant to the New York City Health Benefits Summary Program Description, all City of New York employees, and employees of Participating Employers, hired on or after July 1, 2019, will only be eligible to enroll in the EmblemHealth HIP HMO Preferred Plan, and must remain in the HIP HMO Preferred Plan for the first 365 days of employment.

After 365 days of employment, the employee will have the option of either remaining in the HIP HMO Preferred Plan or selecting a different health plan within 30 days before the end of the 365 day period. If a new health plan is selected, the new plan will be effective on the 366th day.

An employee who needs to request an exemption to this requirement can do so by submitting an Opt-Out Request Form for review and approval. See below link for additional information.

https://www1.nyc.gov/site/olr/health/healthhome.page

HOW TO APPLY

Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the application instructions below. Please upload a resume and cover letter. Incomplete application packages will not be considered.

For general assistance with your CUNYfirst application, please go to http://www2.cuny.edu/employment/system-instructions/ for information

CLOSING DATE

December 26, 2019.

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

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