The Academic Advisor will provide academic advising to students from all majors who are interested in pursuing careers in health care (including medicine, dentistry, physician assistant, physical therapy, pharmacy, occupational therapy, and other graduate level health professions), and will assist in the delivery of programming and outreach sponsored by The A Center. This position requires extensive evening and weekend work, some travel, and it reports to the Associate Director of Pre-Professions in The A Center. The A Center supports advising and student services for all No Major selected students, (undecided) students. In addition, we support students across the university with Pre-Health, Pre-Law, and major exploration advising, and by hosting and participating in special events such as the annual Meet Your Major, Pre-Health and Pre-Law Expos.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through experience required. Bachelor's degree required.
Master's degree in Higher Education, Counseling or related field. Demonstrated successful experience working with post-secondary students. Assist in the development and maintenance of a website and social media that provides information and resources relevant to pre-health students, faculty and staff supporting them. Two or more years of demonstrated and successful experience in teaching freshman level courses at a two-year college or four-year undergraduate college/university. Proficiency with University of Arizona Student Information System (UAccess). Experience working with post-secondary students. Experience in teaching freshman level courses at a two-year college or four-year undergraduate college/university. Proficiency with University of Arizona Student Information System (UAccess).