612 Dovetail Drive
Northbrook, IL 60062
Tel# (123) 231-1762
Career Objective: To use my skills, training and experiences to secure an Academic Advisor position with a reputable college.
Skills and Abilities
Strong experience in Academic Advising with college age students.
Good interpersonal and public relations skills.
Sound project management skills and organizational skills.
Ability to interact productively with faculty, administrators, students and others.
Knowledge of student retention issues and literature.
Knowledge of current professional student population needs and impediments to persistence.
Ability to provide friendly, high quality service with effective outreach.
Work Experience and Accomplishments
Academic Advisor, 2007 - Present
University Of Washington - Seattle, WA
Assisted students with understanding the colleges' academic policies and procedures.
Assisted with the placement testing and course registration.
Trained students in the use of the Student Information System, Blackboard and Citrix.
Provided academic and developmental advising to undergraduates in the International Affairs Program.
Assisted students in clarifying their interests, aptitudes and goals.
Monitored academic performance, intervened with students in academic difficulty.
Responsible for providing academic advising and support services to all students.
Responsible for development and implementation of advisement, recruitment, admission, retention, and probation intervention initiatives.
Master of Science in Counseling, 2007
Columbia University, New York, NY
GPA 3.58 (on scale of 4.0)
Will be provided upon request.