Academic Advisor

Brookings, South Dakota
Jul 24, 2017
Aug 23, 2017
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Academic Advisor
College of Education and Human Sciences
South Dakota State University

Full-time, 12-month position. Duties will include advising students in the College on course selection, degree completion, and any academic-related questions or issues as they arise. Assistance in recruitment and retention efforts will also fall within the responsibilities of this position. Minimum requirements include a Master’s degree with at least one degree in Education and Human Sciences or closely related field, effective written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills.  Preference will be given to those who have had successful experience in student advising and developing programs and activities designed to enhance student academic success and retention, and those with training or experience in mental health counseling.  Position is open until filled with full consideration given to applications received by August 11, 2017. For more information, contact Melissa Ochsner, Search Committee Chair at (605) 688-6182 or   To apply, visit, search for the position, and follow the electronic application process. For questions on the electronic employment process, contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128 or email  SDSU is an AA/EEO employer.  Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.