Associate Dean of Student AffairsColorado Mountain College
Associate Dean of Student Affairs
Colorado Mountain College Spring Valley Glenwood Springs
Under the general direction of the Campus Vice President or Campus Dean, the Associate Dean for Student Affairs is responsible for the delivery of services that provide support and guidance to students in accessing and successfully completing their academic goals. The Associate Dean collaborates with others throughout the College and community to promote unity and further the vision and mission of Colorado Mountain College.
Education and experience sufficient for the rigors of the position, such as a Master’s Degree from an accredited institution and 4 years of experience in a field within higher education student services that provide the education, training, and experience necessary to obtain the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position; or a Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of experience, or equivalent education and experience necessary for the position responsibilities.
Special Skills or abilities related to position: Knowledge of current principles, practices, and trends in higher education student affairs programming, state and federal laws, regulations and codes governing same. Ability to facilitate cooperation through discussion and consensus-building, analyze problems, identify alternative solutions, effectively lead a large team of professionals, knowledge and experience in student adjudication, experience with residential campus facilities, problem solve and communicate effectively orally and in writing.
Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to working in a culturally diverse environment and the ability to effectively work with students, employees, vendors, and community members having diverse backgrounds.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) or conversational language abilities preferred.