Do you want to join a dynamic, public research university in Georgia dedicated to the academic and career success of its students? Join the team of Augusta University as a Career Advisor for the Hull College of Business.
The Hull College of Business is an AACSB accredited program that incorporates best practices in curriculum design and career development to integrate student engagement in the classroom and the world of work. The Career Advisor is part of an interdisciplinary team of professionals focused on the academic and career success of its students. Closely aligned with University Career Services, this role serves as a critical partner in the development of students through internship and career employment opportunities.
AUGUSTA UNIVERSITY is a public research university and medical center dedicated to training the next generation of innovators, leaders and health care providers. Based in Augusta, GA with locations across Georgia, Augusta University is at the forefront of groundbreaking research focused on improving and enriching the human experience. Offering undergraduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business and education as well as a full range of graduate programs and hands-on clinical research opportunities, Augusta University is Georgia’s innovation center for education and health care. The combination of nationally ranked business and nursing schools as well as the state’s flagship public medical school and only dental school makes Augusta University a destination of choice for the students of today and the leaders of tomorrow.
HULL COLLEGE OF BUSINESS is AACSB accredited and offers one graduate degree (MBA) and two undergraduate business degrees with market-driven concentrations and certificates in accounting, business administration, digital marketing, economics, financial services, healthcare management, and hospitality. The Hull College strives to be the “Business School for Business” and provides a high quality, student-focused education with embedded career and professional development opportunities embedded within curricular and co-curricular programs. The Hull College contains approximately 600 undergraduate students, 100 graduate students, and 25 faculty members with near 100% placement rates within organizations primarily located within the local Augusta community, the state of Georgia, and the Southeast region.
The main components of this position consist of the following:
Student Engagement & Development (40%)
Employer Development & Relations (30%)
Program Development & Execution (20%)
Reporting, Documentation and Technology Management (10%)
Master’s degree required, preferably in Counseling/Higher Education Administration/Human Resources or related area.
Prefer work experience in higher education, counseling or in an employment services area.
Experience in career services desired.
Technology experience with web based career software and database/spreadsheet experience helpful.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of career counseling and student development theories and practices to help students achieve success
Excellent communication, time management and organizational skills
Ability to make sound judgments, problem solve and identify solutions
Ability to demonstrate consistent use of proper English, grammar and punctuation
Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships
Outgoing and engaging demeanor to encourage student rapport and on/off campus support of area
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to meet deadlines and work in a fast, multi-tasking environment