Salary Range: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and education
The Assistant Dean for Student Affairs in the School of Education has primary responsibility for coordinating program messaging, dissemination of program information, and recruitment to ensure enrollment growth; overseeing and coordinating undergraduate, graduate, and non-degree program admissions; coordinating and/or administering scholarships and financial aid; monitoring student advisement and progress; and coordinating course scheduling and management. Other responsibilities include developing and leading modular interventions and student programming to promote student wellbeing and to increase retention, as well as collecting and analyzing data to inform decision-making and actions related to student recruitment, advisement, retention, job-placement, and return for additional School of Education programs. The Assistant Dean for Student Affairs represents the School to a variety of publics, including students and parents in school districts and institutions of higher education as this representation pertains to student recruitment. He/she handles interactions with schools, school districts, and other entities (e.g., internship and externship sites) in cases of UNC student problems or misconduct. This position reports to the Dean.
Education and Experience:
Required qualifications: The successful candidate will demonstrate capacity for: developing efficient and economical office systems; leading a complex organizational unit; working collegially with a wide range of individuals, including support staff, faculty, administrators, parents, and students; working in a timely manner; and will also possess strong oral and written communications abilities.
Preferred qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants with a doctoral degree (Ph.D. or EdD) in education, higher education, or related fields.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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