Posting Date: July 5, 2019
Closing Date: Open until filled
William Paterson University invites applications for the position of Assistant Director, Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) Student Success. This is a 12-month professional staff position with a target start date of August 15, 2019.
Reporting to the Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Assistant Director of HSS Student Success assists with onboarding, retention, advisement, communication, and delivery of services and success initiatives to students transferring into the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and students beyond their first year (30 credits) who need academic assistance.
In addition, this position collaborates with a diverse body of stakeholders to manage retention and success programming by advising students and creating a student-centered supportive higher education learning environment.
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS), is one of five Colleges at William Paterson University. The College offers 17 undergraduate majors and six graduate degrees. For more information please visit https://www.wpunj.edu/cohss/aboutthecollege/
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
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About William Paterson:
William Paterson University is the third most diverse public university in New Jersey. As a longstanding member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), we have been designated by the US Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. William Paterson University is also proud to be designated as a NASA MSI (Minority Serving Institution). The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs that range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 10,000 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370-acre suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.
Invitation to apply:
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Interested candidates will be prompted to:
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Submission of all documents listed above is required for consideration.
Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please email email@example.com for general questions regarding this search.
William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
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William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer
that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students.
Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, New Jersey 07470