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Student Graduate Assistant for the Allen Student Advising Center (ASAC)

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Posting Details

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Position Information

Job Title Student Graduate Assistant for the Allen Student Advising Center (ASAC)
Special Instructions to Applicants

To apply, you will need your resume, cover letter, a list of professional references, and your autobiographical sketch/personal statement

Posting Number 2016345STD
Job Description

Allen Student Advising Center staff members teach the first-year seminar course for undeclared students, provide academic advising for students from many majors, and provide intervention programs for students who have underperformed academically. This position is an excellent fit for graduate students who are passionate about actively participating in the academic success of first and second year undergraduate students. ASAC graduate assistants gain a wide variety of experiences that prepare them to enter professional advising positions in academic affairs.

Under the guidance and direction of Angela Lash and Antonique Flood, eight graduate assistants form a team of academic interventionists that make a difference every day in the lives of Ohio University students by:

¬ Teaching UC 1000 (first year seminar course) during fall semester and acting as the primary academic advisor for the students in their class throughout the year.
¬ Preparing for and presenting Academic Success Workshops for students placed on academic probation and following up with attendees.
¬ Meeting weekly with Turning Points (academically dismissed and reinstated) students.
¬ Serving as a study skills coach, helping students develop strategies that support their academic success
¬ Participating in monthly multicultural competency trainings to effectively work with students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds.
¬ Providing a range of assistance and advice to walk-in students.
¬ Assisting with the implementation of My OHIO Success Network, which identifies struggling students.
¬ Collecting, reporting, and evaluating data on student participation in programs.
¬ Facilitating exit and reentry interviews for students who are withdrawing or returning to Ohio University.
¬ Collaborate with Allen Center professional staff on selected auxiliary project based on personal interest.
¬ Participating in ASAC weekly staff meetings, University College staff meetings, University Academic Advising Council meetings, Advising Discussion Groups, and other opportunities for professional development.
¬ Contacting at-risk students to intervene and make referrals as appropriate.
¬ Representing the Allen Student Advising Center at academic and admissions events, responding to students’ emails and voice mails, and performing other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications
Department Allen Student Advising Center
Pay Rate
Posting Open Date 11/22/2017
Posting End Date 02/02/2018
Job Category Student Hourly
Planning Unit University College
Work Schedule
Campus Athens
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Diversity Statement

Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. www.ohwpawvherc.org

Employment Type Part-Time Term

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Other (See Special Instructions to Applicants for Details)
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Please indicate your current course of study    A) College Student Personnel B) Critical Studies in Educational Foundations    C) Counselor Education    D) None of the above

    (Open Ended Question)