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Michigan State University(MSU) Specialist - Advisor-Fixed Term in East Lansing, Michigan

h3Position Summary/h3 The Department of Political Science seeks to hire an Advising Specialist to work with undergraduate students.and#160; Advising students on academic/curriculum matters; assisting students with registration; evaluating and maintaining student records. DUTIES: liServe as Academic Advisor to Political Science majors, advising students on academic/curriculum matters;/li liAssisting students with registration;/li liEvaluating and maintaining student records;/li liAssist with various duties including Summer NSO;/li liDiscussing career opportunities with potential MSU students and their families;/li liAssisting the department in curriculum matters and evaluating its undergraduate programs;/li liPromoting experiential learning opportunities;/li liIntroducing students and prospective students to the Department of Political Science/li /ul h3Equal Employment Opportunity Statement/h3 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status. h3Required Degree/h3 Masters h3Minimum Requirements/h3 liMust have a Masters degree or equivalent post-baccalaureate experience working with college age students;/li liGood communication, interpersonal and organization skills;/li liFamiliarity with University policies and procedures./li /ul h3Desired Qualifications/h3 liKnowledge of university academic policies and procedures and experience with electronic student information systems desirable.and#160;/li liPrevious advising experience desirable./li /ul h3Required Application Materials/h3 CV, cover letter, and three letters of reference h3Special Instructions/h3 Please provide three letters of recommendation. Questions and letters of reference may be sent to burnsr@msu.edu with the subject line PLS Advisor Position h3Review of Applications Begins On/h3 09/17/2020 h3Website/h3 http:/olisci.msu.edu h3MSU Statement/h3 Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.