The Director of Intercultural Life fosters a campus-wide climate of respect and is responsible for working with the office professional staff and student staff for the continued implementation of comprehensive student life programs and services on diversity, student leadership development, cross-cultural programming, cultural sensitivity, and current Higher Ed. topics. This role focuses on campus programming targeted to increase awareness and understanding of topics related to race, inclusion, diversity, and equity. The Director will supervise three professional staff and will be a key contributor of the Division of Student Life.
The Director of Intercultural Life develops and implements programming that reflects the community’s needs in collaboration with the Division of Student Life departments, student organizations, non-academic, and academic departments, including the office’s annual retreat. The position leads short-term and long-term strategic planning for the office, including routine assessment of operations, activities, and partnerships to help make data driven decisions.
This is a regular full-time, benefit eligible position.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. We accept only online applications. For more specific information about the position and how to apply visit:
Start Date: As soon as possible.
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro.
The successful candidate has a Masters of Arts and a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in Higher Education. Previous experience with managing financial resources effectively and efficiently. This position also requires experience with creating and leading programming to support students of color and cultivate community. Excellent writing and communication skills are also required.
Carleton is a private liberal arts predominantly residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Founded in 1866, Carleton College is an independent and highly selective liberal arts college with a diverse and exceptionally able student body, a talented faculty whose first priority is teaching, and a continued commitment to the liberal arts. A four-year college, Carleton offers the Bachelor of Arts degree. Its students can choose from 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.
Carleton College occupies more than 1,000 scenic acres of campus, arboretum, over 100 campus buildings, and athletic fields. Located in Northfield, Minnesota, 40 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Carleton offers access to the cultural advantages of a major metropolitan area.