Assistant Director
Assistant Director
College of Arts & Sciences
The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Missouri-St. Louis is looking for an Assistant Director of Academic Advising and Student Services. Reporting to the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, this position will provide supervision of daily advising-related services.

Duties include: supervise and develop all academic advisors in the College, oversee office scheduling, manage and approve paid time off, assist with New Student Orientation, coordinate outreach efforts for UMSL Day and other recruitment events, oversee retention initiatives in the college, monitor withdrawal surveys, oversee advising-related websites and social media platforms, oversee creation of individualized academic plans for each student in the college and carry an appropriate advising load. Other duties assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 4 years of experience from which comparable knowledge can be acquired is necessary.

Preferred Qualifications
MA/MS/MFA; 5 years of experience in Academic Advising at the University level; 2 years of relevant leadership experience at the university level, including experience supervising staff; outstanding communication skills, both oral and written; excellent organizational skills; experience working with diverse student populations.

MA/MS/MFA in CAS discipline; knowledge of college student development theory and community building techniques; experience with conference planning and committee work

Minimum Salary: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Deadline: October 29, 2018

UMSL is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please submit your application and materials to:, opening #28180.


Additional Information
Position Type: Employee
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Contact Information
Human Resources
University of Missouri - St. Louis
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St. Louis, 63121