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FT Academic Professional - Academic Advisor

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Work type: Regular/Continuing
Location: LCC Downtown Campus
Categories: Faculty
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Title: FT Academic Professional - Academic Advisor

Posting Closes at 11:55 PM on:  3/1/2021

Hours Per Week: 40 Hours

Compensation Type: FT Academic Prof-Pay Based on FT Salary Schedule

Full Pay Range for Position: $51,578 - $81,565

Employee Classification: FT Faculty Lab Tech/ILF

Level: FT Faculty ILF-MD

Division: Student Affairs Division - 20000

Department: Academic Advising - 20230

Campus Location: LCC Downtown Campus

Position Type: Regular/Continuing

Bargaining Unit: MAHE

Job Summary:

Driven by compassion, inclusivity, integrity, teamwork, and work-life balance the Student Affairs Division is committed to student success by ensuring that high quality programs and services are delivered by a committed and professional team.

The FT Academic Advisor reports to the Associate Dean of Academic and Career Pathways. The FT Academic Advisor will provide direct support in the development, progression and completion of students’ educational and career goals by providing academic, transfer and career advising. Support student success and program completion by creating “My Academic Pathways” (MAPs) with each student. Coordinate programming and related activities for a specific advising cohort group by working closely with academic programs, student service departments and/or transfer institutions. Actively listen and respond to student needs and if needed connect them to other wrap around services such as tutoring, success coaching, counseling, financial aid, etc. Support departmental and campus wide programs such as orientation, senior star day(s), transfer workshops and other related campus events. Duties may include evenings, occasional Saturdays, and work at extension centers and various off campus locations.

Required Qualifications:

Master’s Degree required from a regionally accredited institution of higher education

Demonstrated experience in higher education advising (graduate advising assistantship,
career or program advising, academic success coaching or similar) required.

Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills are required.

IMPORTANT: If an educational degree is required for this position, unofficial copies of transcripts from each institution of higher learning where either a degree has been conferred or coursework completed are required documents that must be submitted as part of the online application process.

Applicants with foreign education credentials (i.e. earned degree and related to this position) must contact a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) credential evaluation services ( and request an academic transcript evaluation. Three of NACES member credential evaluation services are: Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc. (email: ; World Education Services, Inc.(email: ; International Education Research Foundation, Inc. (email: The credential evaluation must be submitted with the application materials.

Coursework information, if applicable, must be added as an attachment under Additional Attachments.

REMEMBER: If an educational degree is required for this position, applications lacking these required documents will not be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working with at-risk and multicultural populations preferred.

Experience in teaching, training and facilitating groups is preferred.

Lansing Community College is an equal opportunity, educational institution/employer.


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