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Specialist - Advisor-Continuing

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Chemistry 10032142
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Continuing System Academic Staff, Advising/Counseling

Position Summary

Advising to facilitate the success of a diverse group of undergraduate students in the completion of a degree in chemistry through: program planning and course scheduling guidance; monitoring student progress toward degree completion; and providing student support as needed (referrals to campus resources, response to EASE reports, probationary conferences).  Coordinate advising office operations including chemistry course scheduling and enrollment management; transfer credit evaluation; undergraduate scholarships and awards; and exit interviews.  Participate in development of the program assessment and certification through collection and organization of data.  Aid in recruitment by meeting with prospective students and parents and arranging departmental tours for school groups.  Serve as liaison to CNS academic departments and administration.  Teach CEM 425 Chemistry Communication each fall semester.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Education, Chemistry, or related field

Minimum Requirements

A Ph.D. in Education, Chemistry, or related field. Strong communication, interpersonal, and computer skills.  Experience working with undergraduate students in an academic advising, instructional, career planning, or student support capacity.

Desired Qualifications

Working knowledge of the Student Information System (SIS), Electronic Student Academic Folder (ESAF) and Student Success Collaborative (SSC), and Qualtrics.  Demonstrated commitment toward students from diverse backgrounds related to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, socio-economic class, ability, first-generation status, and international status.   Experience in implementing and assessing an educational program at a large undergraduate institution.  Training for/experience in ÔÇťacademic planning and guidance, crisis intervention and referral, conflict mediation, and information exchange.

Required Application Materials

CV, Cover Letter, 3 Letters of Reference

Special Instructions

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer and iscommitted to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusiveculture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. TheUniversity actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women,persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. MSU is committed toproviding a work environment that supports employees' work and personal life, andoffers employment assistance to the spouse or partner of candidates for facultyand academic staff positions.

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