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Northeastern University
  • Position Number: 1827669
  • Location: Boston, MA
  • Position Type: Business - Accounting

Associate Director of Academic Advising

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and a world leader in experiential learning. The same commitment to connecting with the world drives our use-inspired research enterprise. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Our campuses in Charlotte, N.C., San Francisco, Seattle, and Toronto are regional platforms for undergraduate and graduate learning and collaborative research. Northeastern pursues advanced research in security and materials at the Innovation Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts, and in coastal sustainability at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts.

About the Opportunity:
For more information about the College of Engineering Undergraduate Academic Advising Office, visit :

The College of Engineering Undergraduate Academic Advising office is seeking an Associate Director of Academic Advising to be the primary support person for the Assistant Dean/Director of Undergraduate Academic Advising, assuming responsibilities during his/her absence. Responsible for oversight of the Program within the College of Engineering, with University-wide interface to develop curriculum and provide support for the program. Provides oversight for Accelerated Master's Program policy discussions, and coordinate development of implementation processes. Oversees staff selection hiring process and provides staff supervision. Identifies reporting needs to support retention efforts and program development. Serves as instructor and advisor to first year students and provide advising support to upperclass students.

Master's degree in Education, Higher Education Administration, Student Personnel Services or related field is required. A minimum of six to eight years' experience and previous experience in higher education is also required with strong supervisory, analytical, communication, and organizational skills. Must be able to work well with a variety of constituencies, as well as work independently and take initiative; attention to detail is imperative. Teaching and/or Admissions experience is beneficial.

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Additional Information:
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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