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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: T20639
UA Job Title: Advising Specialist, Mathematics
Job Group: Academic Affairs
Job Category: Academic Advising Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Provides academic advising for mathematics students. Assists with orientation. Assists faculty with learning management and other online systems.

Example of Duties:

  • Advises students who have questions about placement, transfer credits, and general course information
  • Assists with advising at freshmen orientation
  • Assists instructional faculty with UAccess, Desire2Learn (D2L), and other online classroom management systems. Maintains the D2L site for Math 100, and oversees the operations and grading for the course.

Minimum Qualifications:

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

Revised: 07/15/2014