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The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Senior Academic Advisor, College of Sciences [R0107414] PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 29,000 students and more than 3,000 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the top tier of national public research universities. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us on line at: http://www.unlv.edu COMMITMENT to DIVERSITY The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment. ROLE of the POSITION The Senior Academic Advisor position exists in order to provide academic advising and major/career planning for undergraduate students in the College of Sciences, as well as information to prospective students and community members about the college and its mission. This position will support all academic advising initiatives and play a role in the implementation, execution, and data-based reporting of the college's RPC (retention, completion, and progression) programs, especially as they relate to cooperating with other advising centers and departments across campus. QUALIFICATIONS This position requires a Bachelor's degree (Master's degree preferred) from a regionally accredited college or university and three years of related professional experience with three years of related professional experience as well as a proven ability to serve students in academic, social, and professional development capacities. Excellent speaking/writing skills and a background higher education is needed to perform at a high level in a fast paced academic advising center. A solid working knowledge of software programs such as Student Success Collaborative (Campus Connect), MyUNLV (PeopleSoft), MyAnalytics, Gmail, Google Docs, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher; Blackboard, Canvas, Qualtrics (survey tools), Doodle Poll, shared calendars, and presentation & design software such as Prezi and other software is desired. SALARY RANGE Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding. APPLICATION DETAILS Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based. Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates' materials will begin on February 7, 2018 and best consideration will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date. Materials should be addressed to Megan Hullinger, Search Committee Chair, and are to be submitted online as we do not accept emailed materials. For assistance with the application process, please contact UNLV Human Resources at (702) 895-3504 or applicant.inquiry@unlv.edu. NOTE TO INTERNAL APPLICANTS UNLV employees or employees within the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) MUST use the "Find Jobs" process within Workday to find and apply for jobs at UNLV and other NSHE Institutions. Once you log into Workday, type "Find Jobs" in the search box which will navigate to the internal job posting site. Locate this specific job posting by typing the requisition number, "R0107414" in the search box. If you complete an application outside of the internal application process, your application will be returned and you will have to reapply as an internal applicant which may delay your application. EEO/AA STATEMENT UNLV is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas employs only United States citizens and non-citizens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Required Attachment(s) Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted.

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Company: University Of Nevada Las Vegas
Email: applicant.inquiry@unlv.edu

• Location: Las Vegas

• Post ID: 40285882 lasvegas
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