The University of Iowa and Division of Student Life seeks a dynamic leader to fill the position of Associate Vice President and Dean of Students. Reporting to the Vice President for Student Life, this position provides leadership for Student Conduct, Care and Assistance, Student Involvement and Leadership which includes Fraternity and Sorority Life, Leadership and Service, Student Organizations, and Student Activities & Programs; Parent and Family Programs; the Iowa Hawk Shop, Iowa House Hotel, Event Services and Iowa Memorial Union; Student Legal Services; Threat Assessment Team, co-lead Campus Inclusion Team and Demonstration Team; University of Iowa Student Government, Graduate and Professional Student Government; Student Disability Services, Women’s Resource and Action Center, and International Support Programs and Multicultural Programs which includes four cultural and resource centers. The AVP supervises over eighty full-time staff including several direct reports and manages an annual budget of over $21million.
The mission of the Division of Student Life is to foster student success by creating and promoting inclusive educationally purposeful services and activities within and beyond the classroom. The Division has three strategic priorities: 1) Health and safety, (2) student leadership development, and (3) multiculturalism, diversity and inclusion. Each priority is a division-wide, or campus-wide, collaborative initiative guided by assessment to measure outcomes and progress.
The successful candidate will possess a master’s degree in higher education/student affairs or a related field and with significant progressive and effective leadership experience in student affairs/life at the university level; a doctoral degree is strongly preferred. The ideal candidate will also possess demonstrated ability to enhance the university experience for a diverse student population, establish strong working relationships and partnerships with college deans, the university police department, and colleagues within and outside the division of student life.
To review a full position description and how to apply, see: https://vp.studentlife.uiowa.edu/search/For best consideration, submit application by March 16. For inquiries and questions regarding this position, contact Cheryl Reardon, Chief Human Resources Office and Search Chair at Cherylemail@example.com. All applications must be completed online; however, if you need an accommodation in order to apply for this position, please contact Lori Berger at (319) 335-3557 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of Iowa values diversity among students, faculty, and staff and believes that a rich diversity of people and the many points of view they bring serve to enhance the quality of the educational experience at the University of Iowa.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
About University of Iowa
In pursuing its missions of teaching, research, and service, the University of Iowa seeks to advance scholarly and creative endeavor through leading-edge research and artistic production; to use this research and creativity to enhance undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, health care, and other services provided to the people of Iowa, the nation, and the world; and to educate students for success and personal fulfillment in a diverse world.
The University of Iowa carries out its academic mission primarily through its 11 colleges, which offer undergraduate and graduate education, professional education, and education and training in the health sciences. The university is home to one of the nation's largest and most highly acclaimed academic medical centers, the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop, the brand new Hancher Auditorium and Voxman Music Building, and more than 200 different academic areas of study for students to explore. Iowa students host an annual Dance Marathon to raise money for pediatric cancer patients and their families; since its founding, the event has raised over $21 million dollars. Students learn valuable skills coordinating numerous concerts, ...movies, lectures, and events, meaning there is always something entertaining and educational to do.
Iowa Hawkeyes come from everywhere and all walks of life. They bring their passions and their perspectives with them, enriching our community and the world. Our more than 33,000 students come from 114 countries and all 50 states.