A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.
Under the general supervision of the Financial and Administrative Officer (FAO) of the Economics/Political Science Administrative Unit and under general direction of the CHASS Student Academic Affairs office, the Academic Advisor II provides fundamental academic advising to current and prospective CHASS undergraduate students in the Social Sciences Academic Advising Cluster (comprised of Anthropology, Economics, Political Science, and Sociology). The position will also provide support for other departments/majors as necessary and pursue special projects for the College office. The Academic Advisor uses principles of developmental academic advising and knowledge of teaching and learning theory to promote academic, career and life goals in an effort to support student retention, timeliness to degree, academic success, as well as intellectual and personal development. Academic advising is the primary area of work and responsibility, comprised of academic advising, program development and implementation, and other programmatic support duties.
Schedule: 8AM - 5PM
Internal Number: 201404065383
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