Academic Advisor

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
The OSU Department of Microbiology is seeking two experienced Academic Advisors to provide academic and program support for Microbiology and
BioHealth Sciences majors. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position.

The incumbent in this position
will help us advance and equalize student success to achieve our broader university mission of producing skilled graduates who are critical
thinkers and who will actively contribute to discovery and advancement of knowledge that will benefit communities within Oregon and around
the world. Persons in this position are expected to support and implement organizational and strategic plans established by the leadership,
faculty and staff of the department, and be responsive to guidance from the College of Science advising team.

The Academic Advisor
will provide academic advising for both on-campus and distance-degree (Ecampus) undergraduate students in the department of Microbiology
pursing majors in Microbiology and BioHealth Sciences. The incumbent in this position will work with an experienced team of advisors, and
will be expected to be knowledgeable about and capable of advising students regarding choices between the two programs. The Microbiology
undergraduate student population also includes students with interests in pursuing careers and advanced degrees in the Health Sciences
field. Contact with students occurs in multiple formats including phone, email, and video-conferencing correspondence, as well as in-person
advising as part of individual, group, and classroom settings. Advising responsibilities will include support for orientation courses which
provide students with the resources to be successful in their academic career at OSU and in their chosen profession.