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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: T22040
UA Job Title: Assistant Dean, Student Affairs
Job Group: Student Affairs Professionals
Job Category: Student Career Services Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Acts as dean of students for professional programs. Oversees all services, programs, and activities that support the academic progression, educational success, career development, professionalism, and physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being of the students.

Example of Duties:

  • Oversees support for student activities, including orientation, graduation, academics, and clubs
  • Advises students and attends to all the various aspects of students' needs
  • Develops and provides instruction in professional practice class
  • Supervises academic projects
  • Plans and manages the budget for the assigned area

Minimum Qualifications:

PhD/professional degree with 3 to 5 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 11/05/2014