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Student Advisor / SMS Office of Student Affairs

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Position Information

Position Information

Position Availability:


Position Title: Student Advisor / SMS Office of Student Affairs
Requisition Number: 0406071959
Location New York City
Position Type: Student
Department: SPE/Media Studies

-Initiate contact with students to answer questions regarding academics and administrative support

-Respond to advisement requests through our program’s email account

-Knowledgeable about resources, departments, support offices on campus and who they serve for student success

-Participate in graduate orientation and other events throughout the semester

-Refer student questions to the appropriate offices

-Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum 3.0 GPA
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Able to work both independently and collaboratively on projects
Ability to problem-solve student concerns
Professional, collegiate and polite attitude
Time management skills
Leadership potential

Preferred Qualifications:
Job Family: The New School
Posting Date: 03/16/2016
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

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Optional & Required Applicant Documents:

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Federal Work Study award letter