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Supv,Academic Advisement - req# 12450

at University of New Mexico

Posted: 3/9/2020
Job Reference #: 12450

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Supv,Academic Advisement

Requisition IDreq12450
Working TitleSupv,Academic Advisement
Position Grade13
Position SummaryThe Office of Academic Affairs atthe University of New Mexico-Taos seeks a highly motivated Supervisor ofAcademic Advisement to work with academic advisors and students at UNM Taos,with a special emphasis on the Academic Coaching model and Graduation/Transfer advisement. TheSupervisor of Academic Advisement will also coordinate overalladvising/coaching efforts at UNM Taos and will supervise additional advisor(s)in the Office of Academic Affairs. This individual will overseeadvising/coaching initiatives as they pertain to student success, retention,and graduation. Additionally, thisindividual will connect students to faculty advisors, tutors, support services,and other resources to ensure that all students receive personal assistance andthe connections to the resources and support their need to progress in theirstudies successfully.

This position will be funded by the Guided Pathways to Success and CultivamosTitle V grants. This position will work in partnership with the Office ofAcademic Affairs, the Center for Academic Success and Achievement, and otherstaff and TRiO advisors. This position will also serve as the advisementliaison to other entities across campus (UNM Branches and Main campus), otherHigher Education institutions (i.e., articulation agreements, student transferinitiatives), and in the community at large.

The Supervisor of Academic Advisement will manageacademic advisement/coaching personnel, provide academic advisement tostudents, including navigating transfer processes, monitoring student progressand implementing strategies for intervention to assist in the success of UNMTaos students. This individual is responsible for all advising/coaching initiativesas they pertain to student success, retention, and graduation. Additionally,this individual will connect students to faculty advisors, tutors, supportservices, and other resources to ensure that all students receive personalassistance and the connections to the resources and support their need toprogress in their studies successfully.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree

Effective written andcommunication skills as demonstrated in applicant cover letter and resume.

Excellent customer serviceand collaboration skills to work with a diverse student population, staff,faculty and community resources.

Experience with and training in coaching modelswithin an educational setting

Experience withproviding academic, coaching, and transfer advising topost-secondary students.

Experiencecoordinating advising and retention initiatives.

Experience withacademic curriculum and instructional units.

Experience withdatabase tracking systems for students

Additional Requirements
DepartmentTaos Branch
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeTerm - Full-Time
Term End Date09/30/2020
Pay3,434.31-5,151.47 (Monthly)
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date3/30/2020
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted throughthe official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this jobadvertisement on a 3rd party site, pleasevisit UNMJobs to submit an application.

Required documents: 1. Cover letter (In your cover letter please discuss how you meet the preferred qualifications posted for this position.); 2. Resume/CV; 3. Three previous supervisory references with contact information;

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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