Open Position: Director of Student Engagement

November 29, 2011

The University of Idaho is currently accepting applications for the Director of Student Engagement.

Reporting to the Assistant Vice Provost of Student Affairs, the Director of Student Engagement is responsible for the administration, implementation, and promotion of student programs and student engagement opportunities for the organization including the Idaho Commons and Student Union ASUI, ASUI Center for Volunteerism & Social Action, and Student Media; establish and administrate programs that meet the institution’s co-curricular student learning needs, collaborate with campus wide entities in the development of programs that meets the institution’s student development efforts, and that sustain the vibrancy of student life through student involvement; mentor/train and establish connections with students that facilitate extra-curricular programs and provide students learning opportunities and leadership skills.

Advise and oversee financial aspects of these departments in collaboration with Assistant Vice Provost for Student Affairs and the Director, Admin & Fiscal Operations; supervise and guide the professional staff responsible for program implementation in the areas of responsibility; collaborate and create partnerships with off-campus entities to develop and organize community based program initiatives for students that enhance student engagement and learning; responsible for the creation and development of unit and department policies, budgets, strategic plans, and overall operating philosophies; serve as a member of leadership team for the Idaho Commons and Student Union; and student engagement committees as assigned.

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Applications are due January 9, 2012.