Academic Advisor & International Business Coordinator

University of Nebraska
State House, NE
Aug 02, 2022
Aug 16, 2022
Position Type
Adviser / Advisor
Employment Type
Internship / Student
Organization Type
College / University
Description of Work
Serving as an engaged member of the Business Advising and Student Engagement Team (BASE) team, the International Business Coordinator will be responsible for programs associated with the International Business major and Global Leadership minor, including implementing and developing initiatives to increase engagement among International Business students.
The International Business Coordinator will serve as the primary advisor for undergraduate International Business majors in the College of Business on academic and student success topics using inclusive advising strategies. This position works one-on-one with students to engage in collaborative advising conversations and share developmentally appropriate feedback regarding academic/course planning, degree progress, and engagement in co-curricular opportunities.
The International Business Coordinator proactively supports the academic and social needs of undergraduate business students, especially first-generation, low-income and/or underrepresented college students. This role will also identify and provide support for students struggling academically and/or personally and make appropriate referrals to support services. The individual will collaborate with theBASEteam and other offices to develop and support initiatives to aid student retention and success efforts.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high-performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See:
Minimum Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree plus two (2) years of experience with students in 1:1 or group advising settings. Master's degree in a related field may substitute for experience. Experience planning, organizing, and coordinating events. Demonstrated ability or experience working with diverse populations necessary. Must have strong oral and written communication skills. Must demonstrate ability to learn and stay current on complex requirements, policies, and procedures. Experience must demonstrate the ability to use Adobe Creative Suite or similar design software. Must possess a valid driver's license and complete certification training for operating aUNLvan after hire date.
Preferred Qualifications
Master's degree in education, counseling, student affairs, business, or related field preferred. Experience traveling or living abroad and/or similar experiences that demonstrate an understanding of cultural differences is helpful. Experience with college/university-level students helpful. Experience with academic and/or social support for first-generation, low-income and/or underrepresented college students desirable. Experience using advising software programs and/or student information systems helpful. Demonstrated advising and/or counseling skills desirable.
Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required Yes
Physical Required No
Commercial Driver's License (CDL) required. Subject to DOT approved pre-employment & random testing for alcohol and controlled substances. No
Criminal History Background Check Required Yes
Posted Salary $43,000/yr. minimum
How to Apply
Click on "Apply for this Job". You will then either create an application or edit your current application that is on file. You will be required to attach your resume, cover letter and list of references as three (3) separate documents in MS Word orPDFformat.
For questions or accommodations related to this position contact
Jen Requenez
Job Category (old) Managerial/Professional
Job Type Full-Time
Alternate Work Schedule (if other than 8-5) Some hours outside of Mon-Fri, 8-5 for student-facing activities.
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No
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Required Documents
Required Documents
- Resume
- Cover Letter
- List of References
Optional Documents