Academic Advisor

Baylor University in Texas

Date Posted June 17, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

Baylor University is the oldest continually-operating university in Texas and the largest Baptist University in the world. Classified as a research university with “high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, Baylor blends an international reputation for educational excellence and a strong Christian commitment with a robust research program aimed at the discovery of new knowledge across all academic disciplines. With a total student enrollment of more than 14,000, Baylor offers 146 baccalaureate, 76 master and 25 doctoral degree programs across 11 academic divisions.


Baylor University seeks an outstanding person to become the Academic Advisor in the University Advisement department.

Position Description:
This position specifically supports the mission by:
assisting students in clarifying life goals, developing educational plans, selecting courses, evaluating academic progress, and understanding/using institutional resources


Bachelor’s degree in Education, College Student Peronnel, Educational Psychology, Counseling, or related field, and less than one year of relevant work experience is required. Preferred candidates will possess a Master’s degree and three years of relevant work experience. Demonstrated Christian faith is required.


To Apply: Interested applicants should complete the Baylor University on-line application at, along with the submission of a resume and cover letter.


Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and  individuals with disabilities to apply.




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