Coastal Carolina University — Academic Advisor / Post-COVID Integration Specialist

Coastal Carolina University is currently accepting applications for the following position: Academic Advisor/Post-COVID Integration Specialist in the Academic Resource Center (ARC). This is a time limited position with benefits. 

Duties include, but are not limited to: assist students who have been impacted by COVID-19 and are reintegrating into academic life; identify and help resolve any issues students are experiencing at the University due to the pandemic; connect students with relevant campus resources; keep regular contact with students during each registration cycle as students follow or adjust their plan of study; provide students with feedback on their academic progress; assist the Chair or Chairs in providing all students within the University accurate and timely information on academic majors, University policies and regulations, and additional academic support services; assist and lead summer orientation sessions; meet with students within the major during the semester to complete forms necessary for graduation; assist departments with recruitment activities; work closely with leadership in the ARC and other college advisors in developing, implementing, and evaluating retention strategies; monitor student progress through the University’s early-alert system; teach one course during fall semester and offer supplementary workshops and study sessions as necessary throughout the year; and other duties as assigned. 

Requirements: A Master’s degree and experience in a higher education workplace are required. At least two years of experience in higher education and former experience with college-level instruction is preferred. Applicants should have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with students, parents, and faculty; tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive situations; the ability to maintain confidentiality; the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines; strong work ethic; and commitment to student success. 

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education. 

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply. 

Interested applicants may apply online at http://jobs.coastal.edu or online in the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity at Coastal Carolina University, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, name and contact information for at least three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

Academic Advisor/Post-COVID Integration Specialist, time-limited position with benefits. Primary work hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Must be flexible to meet special scheduling needs of the University. 

https://jobs.coastal.edu/postings/12482

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