Bridgewater College seeks a full-time Associate Dean of Students. The start date for this position is July 1, 2015.
A master's degree is required, and preference will be given for degrees in higher education administration, college student personnel, student services or related fields. A minimum of 10-15 years of broad professional, related experience and a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a college judicial officer, demonstrated commitment to the liberal arts tradition, and demonstrated knowledge of student development theory and how to implement theory into practice, and a high level of knowledge about the issues that confront a private, residential liberal arts college preferred.
Bridgewater offers bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees in more than 60 majors and minors, along with multiple areas of emphasis and concentrations, pre-professional programs such as medicine and law, dual degree programs and teacher certification. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, with 22 intercollegiate athletic teams. The vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater, Virginia, near the city of Harrisonburg in the center of the Shenandoah Valley. An excellent school system, healthy business environment, numerous arts and cultural events, the state's lowest crime rate, and a variety of outdoor opportunities and historic attractions draw many to the region.
Please complete our online application and attach a cover letter, resume and three letters of reference.
Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position is open until filled.
Bridgewater College is a welcoming and vibrant community committed to supporting a diverse faculty, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups. Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Bridgewater College has partnered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to obtain resources to enhance the College’s facilities, including the recent addition to and renovation of the College’s primary athletic facility. The College is posting the following notice as required by federal law by organizations which benefit from the USDA’s funding program.