Mississippi Valley State University

December 21, 2014

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February 21, 2014

Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

 

 

Department: 

 

 

Student Affairs

 

Position: 

Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students   

 

Appointment

 Conditions: 

  

Full Time (12-Months)

 

Salary: 

Commensurate with experience and qualifications

 

Position Available: 

Immediately

 

Job Description: 

 

Provides leadership to enhance the student experience, upholds standards of conduct to promote a civil community, and provides services that promote the personal development, health and well-being, and academic success of students at Mississippi Valley State University; serves as the senior administrative officer for the division in the absence of the Vice President and partners with senior administration to establish division-wide priorities; provides leadership and supervision of Student Affairs departments as assigned; serves as chief disciplinary officer for student behavioral misconduct; develops and implements student code of conduct; oversees Title IX compliance; serves a key role in crisis management and response; advocates for student concerns and acts as an agent to promote positive institutional change; enforces policies and procedures for a student grievance resolution process and ensures compliance with federal and state regulations, as well as university policies; provides leadership in developing initiatives to improve student services; effectively interacts with students, families, and other constituencies; creates partnerships that foster community, student civility, and social responsibility to build a vibrant intercultural campus climate; develops and implements student affairs strategic goals and objectives, including assessment and continuous improvement of student learning and services; monitors budgets for assigned areas of responsibility and seeks grants and/or new funding opportunities;  creates a campus environment that fosters students’ ability to live, learn and lead

 

Qualifications Desired :

Candidates must possess a master’s degree in student personnel, higher education administration, or a related field;  PhD/EdD preferred;  at least ten years of progressively significant leadership roles in student affairs; excellent financial, presentation, negotiation, interpersonal, technological, written, oral and supervisory skills are required; a strong ability to facilitate crisis intervention procedures; demonstrated commitment to work with all constituencies including a diverse students, staff, and faculty population; ability to work independently on sensitive, confidential and sometimes complicated issues with tact and political acumen; knowledge of program development, management, and evaluation, facilities management and planning, and budget management

Application Deadline: 

Open Until Filled

 

Application Procedure: 

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:

 

Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941