Assistant Dean of Students (Off Campus Student Services and Student Conduct)
The University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Location: Wilmington, North Carolina
Internal Number: 24858
Department: Dean of Students - 40100
Brief Summary of Work for this position:
The Assistant Dean of Students (Off Campus Student Services and Student Conduct) position is responsible for the administration, oversight, and assessment of all Off Campus Student Services (OCSS) which promote the success of off-campus students by providing resources, educational opportunities, and programs that connect this population to the university and Wilmington communities.
Supervises 2-4 work-study students; co-chairs the University/Community Relations Alliance; runs point on responding to complaints regarding off-campus student behavior; serves as a conduct hearing officer.
Advises/supervises three (3) residence coordinators as conduct hearing officers, manages crises involving individual students and student groups, assists in assessing student development needs, and designs programs to respond to those needs.
In addition, the Assistant Dean is responsible for the Off Campus Student Services website, which includes a contract with Off Campus Partners, and assists in the on-call duty rotation of crisis management response for the Office of the Dean of Students.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Master's degree in higher education administration, student development, counseling or a closely related field is required and a minimum of three years of professional experience in a progressive student affairs environment, including direct work with the campus conduct process.
Must show evidence of strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills, including excellent writing skills.
Previous experience in student affairs programming
Previous experience as a conduct hearing officer or working in student conduct
Experience in crisis management and emergency response
Required Certifications or Licensure:
Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit:
The Office of the Dean of Students is committed to advocacy and education centered on student growth and self-responsibility by serving as a central resource for UNCW students, faculty and staff.
Through collaboration with the university and Wilmington community, we provide assistance to members of the UNCW community by: – Educating students about their rights and responsibilities as members of our community; – Assisting students, faculty and staff with interpretation of campus policies, including the Code of Student Life and the Student Academic Honor Code; – Training and educating faculty, staff and students on community standards and conflict resolution; – Establishing grievance and conflict resolution procedures; – Referring students to a myriad of resources to increase the likelihood of their success; – Assisting in the coordination of 24 hour emergency and crisis response; and – Providing resources, education and programming for off campus students.
Please note all applications and any corresponding materials must be submitted no later than 11:59pm ET. Late applications will not be accepted.
At the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW), our culture reflects our values of inclusion, diversity, globalization, ethics and integrity and innovation and we are committed to providing equality of educational and employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, sex (such as gender, gender identity, marital status, childbirth, and pregnancy), age, color, national origin (including ethnicity), religion, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, military service member status, genetic information, or relationship to other university constituents – except where sex, age, or ability represent bona fide educational or occupational qualifications or where marital status is a statutorily established eligibility criterion for State funded employee benefit programs. UNCW believes that embracing the unique contributions of our faculty, staff and students is critical to our success and paramount in being recognized for our global mindset.
About The University of North Carolina at Wilmington
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to the integration of teaching, mentoring, research and service. Widely acknowledged for its world-class faculty and staff and continuously recognized at a national level for scholarly excellence and affordability, UNCW offers a powerful academic experience that stimulates creative inquiry and critical thinking and a community rich in diversity, inclusion and global perspectives.A public institution with nearly 18,000 students, UNCW offers a full range of baccalaureate- and graduate-level programs, as well as doctoral degrees in educational leadership, marine biology, nursing practice and psychology; and many distance learning options, including clinical research, an accelerated RN-to-BSN program, an Executive M.B.A. program structured for working professionals, and the nation’s only bachelor’s degree program focused on coastal engineering.The university’s efforts to advance research and scholarly activities have earned UNCW the elevated designation of “Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity” institution (R2 University) by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.UNCW has been part of the University of North Carolina System since 1969.