Academic Advisor and Program Recruiter

Muscatine Community College is seeking a full-time Academic Advisor and Program Recruiter.   

Under the direction of the Dean of Students, this position will be responsible for: Assist students through the enrollment process from recruitment to advising and goal completion. Work with students on admissions, placement, career/goal identification, course selection, educational plans and financial aid in a case management model. Work with at-risk students to increase their academic achievement, course, and program completion for graduation. Work with new and prospective students to encourage enrollment in selected programs. Collaborate with business and agency partners to support workforce development.  Work collaboratively with faculty and admissions staff to recruit and retain students.

Qualifications will include:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.  Master’s degree preferred.
  • Previous Community College career and academic advising, and marketing experience preferred.
  • Must have the ability to work with a diverse student population, staff, and external constituents.
  • Successful candidate must be skilled in maintaining effective relations with administration and instructional personnel as well as students and the general public.
  • Must have excellent computer skills.
  • Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule.
  • Successful candidate must possess exceptional communication skills both written and verbal.


Review of applications will begin July 18, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. For consideration please complete online application and send resume and cover letter to e-mail EICC-HR@eicc.edu.

It is the policy of Eastern Iowa Community College District not to discriminate in its programs, activities, or employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, and actual or potential family, parental or marital status, as required by the Iowa Code §§216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681-1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact EICC’s Equal Employment Opportunity Officer/Equity Coordinator, Eastern Iowa Community College District, 101 West Third Street, Davenport, Iowa 52801, 563-336-5222, equity@eicc.edu or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education, John C. Kluczynski Federal Building, 230 S. Dearborn Street, 37th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604-7204, Telephone: (312) 730-1560 Facsimile: (312) 730- 1576, TDD (800) 877-8339 Email: OCR.Chicago@ed.gov.