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Texas Tech University Senior Academic Advisor in Lubbock, Texas


Extended Job Title:

Senior Academic Advisor

Position Description:

Performs Academic Advising, educational, professional, or other advanced Academic Advising or training at the individual or group level as appropriate. Responsibilities may include assisting in the analysis of special and/or complex problems. May supervise Academic Advisors or other employees. Performance is based on individual advising effectiveness and overall program results obtained. Work is performed under standard supervision in accordance with established policies and procedures.

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Major/Essential Functions:

  • Works collaboratively on a team of advisors to best serve, support, and mentor students

  • Assists with the creation of the Honors College course catalog every semester

  • Assists with the Honors College major, Honors Sciences and the Humanities

  • Assists with the Honors College student organizations including but not limited to HON and STEM & Leaf Corps

  • Organizes and manages Red Raider Orientation

  • Collaborates on College projects including but not limited to Convocation & Sorting; Medallion Ceremony; Thesis

  • Day; Admissions; Friday Lunch Discussion; special events and workshops; Honors houses

  • Assists with Honors College pathway programs

  • Serves as the Honors College representative on certain committees and groups

  • Works closely with the Honors Hall on dorm projects and workshops

  • Continues to develop professional skills to advance in the College

  • Adapts to the needs of students and the College

  • Assists with the permitting process for Honors College courses

  • Represents the Honors College in an ethical, professional, effective, and honorable way

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Honors College

Required Attachments:

Cover Letter

Job Type:

Full Time

Pay Statement:

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group:

Academic Support Professionals

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EEO Statement:

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree required, plus one year relevant experience.

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