Associate Director - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

Unfortunately, this job is expired as of 8/21/2013.

To continue in your search through the appropriate job categories, click either Administrative Staff, Higher Education Executives, Faculty, Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants, . You can also utilize "guess-free" keyword search tools with up to eight pre-defined criteria. Search for and Apply to academic postings directly from the site. Post your background either confidentially or overtly. Stand out and be discovered!

Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts 02452

United States
( FY13130705)


Detailed Job Description

Posting Number: FY13130705

Division: AA - Academic Affairs

Position Department: Graduate School

Position Classification: EF - Exempt/Full Time

Position Cost Center: 1401

Position Band: 30E-Exempt/Salaried

Title of Person to which Position Reports: Senior Associate Director

Description of Duties:
This position designs, implements, and assesses strategy for graduate student leadership development programs. The incumbent participates in an academic advising rotation designed to meet the needs of a diverse population of undergraduate and graduate students in maximizing educational goals.

Additional Description of Duties: Develop a strategy for engaging student groups towards the following:
- organizational accountability
- global understanding and integration projects
- community/cohort development
- community outreach efforts
- academic support endeavors
- faculty/student relationship building
- student/alumni interactions
- virtual community development
Advise an elected graduate student government organization and serve as a resource to multiple affiliated graduate student groups and faculty advisers. Advising responsibilities include, but are not limited to, supporting the annual student government cycle (elections, training, goal setting, budgeting, event planning, event attendance, risk management, and transition) and managing day to day interactions with student leaders.
Provide structured academic advising dedicated to advancing the personal, academic, and professional learning goals of students while encouraging a sense personal agency and self-authorship in decision-making.
Support the development and ongoing assessment of a set of co-curricular programs focused on student engagement programs.
Support development and ongoing assessment of a high quality academic advising programs for delivering the faculty approved academic curriculum.
Support the development and ongoing assessment of a set of co-curricular programs focused on specific academic support programs.
Support the development and ongoing assessment of a set of co-curricular programs focused on global integration programs.

Position Qualifications:
Master's degree in College Student Development & Counseling, College Student Personnel or Higher Education Administration plus 5+ years of related experience including a minimum of 1+ years prior supervisory, project, or program management experience. Must possess strong interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills with the ability to articulate complex matters, and has supervisory, program, and/or project management skills.

Software Knowledge:

License(s) Required for the Position: Must hold and maintain a valid unrestricted driver's license.

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter

Optional Applicant Documents:

Please provide schedule hours: 8:30AM - 4:30PM; 8:00AM - 5:30PM (M-Th during summer months)

Months Per Year: 12
(Staff Only)

Posting Date:

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants: Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.

Position Type: Staff

Quicklink for Posting:

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.

Apply Here:

Keyword Phrases

  • Associate Director
Employment Type:Higher Education Executives
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume