Sophomore Advisor

Job Description

The Sophomore Advisor (SA) works with other residence hall staff members in first year communities to facilitate an environment within the residence hall contributing to the intellectual, social, physical, moral, and cultural development of the first-year students and the residential/hall community. The SA assists other Residence Life staff in articulating the philosophy and policies of Residence Life, Campus Life, and other departments and divisions within the university. The volunteer position of SA requires strong leadership skills, respect for confidentiality, enthusiasm, and sensitivity towards others as the SA will respond to the changing needs and situations of residents.

Programming & Community Development

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Training & Meetings

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Administrative Responsibilities

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Role Model

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Qualifications

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Additional Information

Sophomore Advisors report to the Residence hall Director or Complex Director for their assigned community. Appointments for the position are made during the spring semester for the next academic year from August to May (9 months). Termination ma occur at any time during the year due to one's performance or lack of compliance with university policies, rules, and regulations. SAs will receive ongoing evaluation from their supervisors.

Sophomore Advisors must be aware of commitments and manage their time efectively to fulfill the leadership role and responsibilities of an SA.

For additional information please contact:

Ryan Roche, Associate Director
Office of Residence Life
Emory University
DUC/Drawer B Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone: (404) 727-7631 Fax: (404) 727-4774
http://www.emory.edu/HOUSING

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