Job Description: The pre-medical professions advisor will report to the Director of the Ezekiel R. Dumke Family Pre-medical Professional Programs, and will work closely with the College of Science academic advisors. The pre-medical professions advisor will be responsible for advising current and prospective undergraduates and alumni of WSU’s and other undergraduate programs, serving as the principal source of information and advice about preparation for making application to graduate programs in the health professions (dentistry, optometry, medicine, veterinary sciences, pharmacy, etc.). Note that advising about careers in nursing is handled by the Dumke College of Health Professions, and advising about pre-physical therapy is handled by the Moyes College of Education. This is a 0.833 FTE position.
Experience: Three years of experience advising undergraduate students seeking admission to health professional programs, or working as an officer in professional health programs admissions, or the equivalent.
Education: Bachelor’s degree.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Able to let data (on admissions) guide practice.
Demonstrated interest/knowledge of careers in medical professions.