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Student Affairs Professional

Orlando, FL
March 09, 2020

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Catherine Escarfullet (Brown), M.Ed.



Professor and Academic Advisor, with extensive background in higher education, seeking an Instructor or Advisor position. Extensive experience with teaching college-level courses, developing curricula/syllabi, counseling undergraduates, and assessing career aptitude. Exceptional management, communication, organizational, and people skills.


M.Ed., Education

College Student Personnel Admin


Interdisciplinary Social Science

University of West Florida University of West Florida Ed.D., Education

Administration & Leadership

University of West Florida

Anticipated graduation 202*-****-****


Valencia College

Adjunct Professor, New Student Experience

October 2017 – Present

- Instruct (classroom, online, or hybrid) course that focuses on choosing an academic program aligned with career goals, learning tools for academic success, and developing communicating/writing skill

- Create curriculum, syllabus, instructional materials, assignments, etc. that meet college/department standards

- Grade tests and exams

- Provide feedback on student progress

- Serve on academic committee to review/update course and requirements

- Meet state and school requirements for professional certification University of Central Florida

Academic Advisor & Direct Connect Coordinator

February 2017 – Present

Advisor Duties:

- Provide guidance to and monitor progression of students in assigned caseload

- Assist students with orientation, financial aid, degree/course selection, and academic resources

- Support operational functions of Admissions and Student Affairs

- Maintain knowledge of university policies, advanced academic programs, student services, etc.

- Develop and oversee marketing and recruitment events

- Manage office staff and student volunteers

- Maintain student records

- Ensure confidentiality regarding private information

- Perform academic advisement duties as assigned by college

- Conduct meetings, informational sessions, trainings and workshops, conference calls, etc. Coordinator Duties:

- Serve as director of nationally recognized DirectConnect™ program, which guarantees entry to UCF

- Conduct workshops/classroom visits for partner colleges and institutions to promote the program

- Manage and train staff

- Manage outreach and recruitment programs

Catherine Escarfullet (Brown), M.Ed.



- Collect and interpret data to determine program efficacy

- Correspond with applicants and prospective students

- Assist students from partner schools with transfer, enrollment, and orientation Columbia Southern University

Academic Advisor

July 2013 – May 2015

- Counsel students on curriculum choices, registration schedules, academic program changes, success strategies, and career plans

- Inform students about and referral them to university resources and services, such as counseling and tutoring

- Help students overcome issues that may prevent academic achievement

- Collaborate with professors and academic departments as needed

- Exchange student information with other colleges or universities in accordance with applicable state and national laws such as FERPA


Greenwood Lakes Middle School

History & Language Arts Teacher

June 2016 – February 2017

- Taught American history and reading/writing skill development

- Implemented targeted instruction approaches to enhance learning and promote academic achievement PACE Center for Girls

Academic Advisor & Reading Teacher

May 2015 – June 2016

- Taught reading skill development

- Explained graduation requirements, developed learning goals, and taught college readiness principles Warrington Middle School

Reading & History Teacher

October 2009 – July 2013

- Taught American history and reading skill development

- Provided career development guidance

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