Dean of Student Success
William Peace University, Raleigh
|Dean of Student Success
William Peace University is a nationally-ranked, award-winning institution located in one of the best cities in the United States in downtown Raleigh, NC. WPU provides a culture that values diversity, fosters an energized team environment, builds on our strengths, promotes creativity and innovation, and encourages inclusiveness, respect, and open communication by leading with our actions. Our mission is to prepare our students for careers in the organizations of tomorrow. The ideal candidate will have the ability to embrace the five core values, mission, and vision of William Peace University. Join our team and see why William Peace University was voted one of the Triangle’s Best Places to Work in 2017! Follow your passion and make an impact at WPU.
|Purpose of Department:
The Office of Academic Affairs provides leadership and services to promote academic excellence and student success. Committed to the undergraduate liberal arts tradition, Academic Affairs prepares students from diverse backgrounds to excel through rigorous interdisciplinary inquiry and immersive learning. We support a student-centered approach among our faculty and staff.
|Summary of Position:
Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs (AVPAA), the inaugural Dean of Student Success will provide strategic, student-centered leadership for the institution’s student success initiatives. The Dean will oversee areas within the Center for Student Success (CSS) including Academic and Career Advising, Academic Support Services, and First-Year Experience and Retention, will lead a collaborative team in the development and implementation of institution-wide student success vision and strategy, and will provide direct student services and support as needed.
|Essential duties and responsibilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty with or without accommodation. These functions and tasks are essential for the position to provide required services.
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|Priority Deadline Information:
Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter
- Letter of Recommendation