Director of Student Advisement and Success - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The School of Health Sciences at Quinnipiac University invites applications for a 12 month administrative position beginning July 2013. We are seeking applicants with expertise in developing and maintaining an advising and mentoring program for undergraduate students in our health science studies and biomedical science degree programs. The Director of Student Advisement and Success will work closely with the Chairman of Biomedical Sciences (BMS) and the Director of the Health Science Studies Program, and will report to the Associate Dean of the School of Health Sciences.


Developing a Faculty Development Program for advising and mentoring students.

Develop/coordinate the introduction of student Personal Success Plans and work with the Assistant Dean for Career Services to help guide students.

Develop/coordinate the introduction of student ePortfolios.

Maintaining statistics/databases related to students in the BMS Department.

Developing a freshman level “college and professional” seminar course.
Maintaining an active student advising load.

Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

Qualifications for this position include a master’s degree in counseling, a health profession, or a closely related field, with experience in developing and administering and advising/mentoring program for college students in the health sciences. The individual will be expected to teach one course per semester. Some teaching experience at the college level is desirable.


Application materials must be submitted electronically and include:

1. A curriculum vitae

2. A concise statement of your student advising and mentoring philosophy

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the university community and we welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity.

Job Code 2013-1265 

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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