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Academic and Career Advisor

Portland State University

Job - Education

Close Date: 10/18/2019

Portland State University is Oregon’s most affordable public research university, located in the heart of one of America’s most dynamic cities. Our mission to “let knowledge serve the city” reflects our dedication to turning ideas into action — in Portland and around the world. The city is our campus, giving students unmatched access to career connections, a vibrant cultural scene and hands-on learning experiences with hundreds of community partners.

The Academic and Career Advisor plays a key role in “Elevating Student Success,” one of the five goals in Portland State University’s Strategic Plan 2016-2020. The Advisor helps design innovative solutions, within the campus community of professional advisors. The advisor works with a specific academic unit or pathway and reports centrally.

The Advisor keeps current with learning strategies and emerging and state-of-the-art student success research, and analytics and technologies to enhance the unit’s knowledge and benefit PSU students. Work requires face-to-face and online interaction with students, colleagues, supervisors, administrators and faculty. The Advisor inspires and motivates students, is detail-oriented, and follows through with actions and commitments. At Portland State, advising is a shared responsibility among faculty and professional advisors.

This Academic and Career Advisor position will primarily focus on advising initiatives in the Maseeh College of Engineering & Computer Science.

To apply, please visit the Portland State University's Human Resources website or visit the link provided.

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