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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T18419
UA Job Title: Advisor, Undergraduate Academic and Career
Job Group: Academic Affairs
Job Category: Academic Advising Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Provides academic and career advising for undergraduate students in the College of Optical Sciences.

Example of Duties:

  • Advises students concerning course selections and major field of study
  • Assists students in ensuring all degree requirements are met
  • Assists with career exploration and planning
  • Maintains contact with industrial affiliates
  • Acts as industry point of contact
  • Coordinates events and outreach
  • Sets up exhibitions for national conferences
  • Coordinates activities with program coordinator for schedule of classes

Minimum Qualifications:

- Master's degree with 3 to 5 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 07/15/2014