Siena College, a NCAA Division I institution and member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference is seeking an academic advisor. This is a full time, 10-month position that reports to the Associate Athletic Director. Responsibilities include assisting with the implementation of a comprehensive advising program to include monitoring academic progress of student-athletes including NCAA progress toward degree requirements. The assistant advisor will work with selected teams and student athletes to help them manage their academic commitment and athletic obligation. The assistant will help with registration, administer department study hall and tutoring services and work closely with the Office of Academic Affairs, faculty advisors, and other student support services on campus. The advisor will coordinate the department’s S.A.IN.T.S./Life Skills program.
A Bachelor’s degree and at least one year of relevant experience are required. Ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with student-athletes, coaches, staff and faculty. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license and insurability at the time of appointment and must maintain such license and insurability throughout the tenure of employment.
A background screening will be required.
Siena College is a Franciscan and Catholic institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission.
Siena College is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
About Siena College
Siena College is a coeducational, independent, liberal arts college in the Franciscan and Catholic tradition located in New York's Capital District.