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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T19671
UA Job Title: Assistant Dean of Students
Job Group: Student Affairs Professionals
Job Category: Student Activities Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Advises members of the Greek community using a developmental approach, educating with a purpose, collaborating with stakeholders (alumni, parents, neighbors), promoting academic achievement, encouraging civic responsibility, and advocating for healthy lifestyles and values-based decision making.

Example of Duties:

  • Oversees the direction and operations of fraternity and sorority programs
  • Advises student governing councils and chapter officers
  • Oversees the SafeCats program
  • Works with community constituents, including potential donors, alumni, parents, and neighbors
  • Serves in an on-call rotation to manage response to campus emergency situations
  • Plans and manages a budget for the assigned area
  • Supervises staff

Minimum Qualifications:

Master's degree with 5 to 8 years of directly comparable experience; OR PhD/professional degree with 3 to 5 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 11/05/2014