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IX coordination, Clery Act reporting and compliance, serve as the grievance officer, and responsible for student conduct issues and
residential life. The Dean will report directly to the Vice President for Student Life and Enrollment Management.
This is a highly specialized position requiring innovative and creative vision of Student Life. The Dean of
Students must possess excellent judgment; demonstrated sensitivity, vision, and effectiveness in responding to challenging student,
personnel, and college community issues; proven leadership ability, including the ability to recruit and develop a diverse staff and lead a
team in a demanding environment. The incumbent will demonstrate the ability to develop collegial working relationships with students,
parents, faculty and staff; an appreciation for the diverse needs of all members of the campus community; and possess excellent written and
oral communication skills. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who thrives amidst an ever-changing and unpredictable work
environment and will have demonstrated skills in the areas of leadership across boundaries, strategic planning and implementation and
A masters is required (doctoral degree preferred) in higher education leadership, student affairs, counseling, or a
related field along with at least seven (7) years of experience in student life leadership; preferably ten (10) or more years of experience
in higher education administration or leadership. Evening and weekend hours may be required when the college is in session to manage
workload and attend meetings and college functions.
How to Apply
Online applications are
preferred. Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Candidates should submit a letter of interest dealing with the
qualities noted above, a curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three professional references
Dean of Students Search Committee
Office of Human Resources
631 Niagara Street
Buffalo, NY 14201
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