Career Advisor

Posted: 05/26/17 | SHARE:


Hamilton is one of the nation's top liberal arts colleges. It is independent, highly selective, coeducational and residential. Originally founded in 1793 as the Hamilton-Oneida Academy, Hamilton is today composed of 1,850 diverse and talented students from nearly all of the 50 states and approximately 40 countries. More information can be found at

Hamilton’s Maurice Horowitch Career Center employs a staff of nine and is located in a modern, recently-renovated office suite.  With strong endorsement from the College’s trustees, president and senior staff, the Center is poised programmatically and resource-wise to offer a model career program to undergraduate liberal arts students.

Hamilton College is seeking to hire an academic-year career advisor to work one-on-one with an assigned cohort of students.  Reporting to the Executive Director, the Career Advisor will provide counseling and internship advising to underclass students through individual appointments.  

This is an academic year, part-time, benefited position with a 50% work schedule. 


  • Master’s degree in counseling, higher education administration, student affairs or a related field.
  • Experience working with college-age students, specifically in a college career center is a plus.
  • An understanding of the developmental needs of college-age students and familiarity with a liberal-arts education.
  • Experience working in web-based environment where use of various electronic technologies facilitates service delivery and student outreach.


Please review Hamilton's Benefits Summary for more information.

Hamilton College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer and encourages diversity in all areas of the campus community.

Application Instructions:

Please submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references via Review of resumes and cover letters will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. 

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