Job ID: 2021-8312 Type: School of Professional Studies (CP1108) # of Openings: 1 Category: Student Services/Athletics New York University
The Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies at the School of Professional Studies is seeking an individual to advise students on academic programs, policies and procedures and provide career counseling. This individual will interpret University and school policies and recommend exceptions to policy when appropriate. They will also serve as an advisor to the DAUS student club.
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Preferred Education: Master's Degree in Student Personnel Administration or similar degree
Required Experience: 2+ years relevant experience in student advising or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Experience: Experience advising students at the college or university level. Experience advising adult undergraduate students and transfer students.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. Excellent verbal and written skills. Ability to advise and provide solutions to problems. Ability to supervise staff. Proficiency using computer software such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel and social media platforms.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent customer service skills. Proficiency and/or familiarity with Peoplesoft software. Knowledge of student develolpment and career development theories.
For over 85 years, the NYU School of Professional Studies (NYU SPS) has been a deeply respected institution of higher education that is grounded in applied learning. From its early years, training returning World War II veterans to fulfill the nation’s urgent need for skilled technical workers, it has evolved into a professional education powerhouse that offers 20 graduate degrees, 13 bachelor’s degrees for traditional and post-traditional students, four associate’s degrees, and a plethora of non-degree courses and credentials.
NYU SPS is a thought leader, and serves as an incubator for new ideas in industries that are constantly changing, including real estate, real estate development, and construction management; hospitality, tourism, travel, and event management; global affairs and global security, conflict, and cybercrime; global sport and sports business; publishing; marketing; public relations; project management; executive coaching and organizational consulting, human resource management and development, and human capital analytics and technology; management and systems; translation; and professional writing. It is focused on building skills that open doors to opportunities in emerging fields and global markets. NYU SPS faculty members are leading experts in their areas of discipline, with a hands-on approach that encourages students to push beyond their limits and to break new ground.
Home to some of the largest and most prestigious industry conferences in the world, including the Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Capital Markets Conference, REIT Symposium, and National Symposium of Women in Real Estate; and the Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality’s International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, the School’s invaluable connections to industry leaders is a truly distinguishing factor in the education that it provides. Through career development services and resources provided by the NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development at NYU SPS, guest lecturers, site visits, participation in numerous conferences and events, and Global Field Intensives, students benefit from an NYU education that will set them apart. In addition, they have the opportunity to learn from and network with more than 30,000 NYU SPS alumni who live, work, and contribute to innovation in industry around the world. For more information about the NYU School of Professional Studies, visit sps.nyu.edu.
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