Academic Consultant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
12/20/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
92700
Work Unit:
Office of the President
Department:
Division of Undergraduate Studies
Full/Part Time:
Part–Time

Description

The Division of Undergraduate Studies (DUS) is seeking a diverse team of Academic Consultants at the University Park Campus to assist with the 2020 New Student Orientation (NSO). Academic Consultants assist with guiding students in selecting courses for appropriate first-semester schedules based on students’ goals and interests, and aid students in the course registration process. Successful candidates will possess an interest in working with exploratory students and a desire to lean about academic advising. Typically requires a master’s degree or higher. Applicants with significant progress toward a master’s degree and experience working with college students will also be considered. Competencies critical to success include outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, commitment to diversity, effective problem-solving and organizational skills, attention to detail, and the use of sound judgement and professionalism. Academic consultants must be available for all training days (May 13 - 15 and May 18 - 19, 2020) and for all NSO programs (May 21 - July 16, 2020), and are scheduled to work from 1:00-5:00 pm Monday through Friday, with some exceptions. Additional employment opportunities are available from August 17 - 20, 2020. Questions can be directed to Tanja St. Pierre at txs181@psu.edu. Employment will require successful completion of a background check in accordance with University policies. To be considered, interested applicants must submit a cover letter and a current resume by Friday, February 14, 2020.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088