Saturday, April 17, 2010
Elon Law School is seeking a Dean of Student Affairs. The Elon Law School is part of Elon University, though our campus is in downtown Greensboro, NC, about 20 miles from the main campus that is in Burlington, NC. The law school’s website is: http://www.elon.edu/e-web/law/. We are in our fourth year and have provisional accreditation. We currently have 318 full time students in our student body. We do not have a part time program. We admit about 120 per year. Our first class has a bar pass rate of 92% combining the results from first time takers (83%) and second time takers. Our initial class of 107 students graduated in 2009 and has a job rate of 90%. Like our parent university, we emphasize Leadership and Engaged Learning.
The Dean of Student Affairs is responsible for enhancing the quality of life and educational experience of the School of Law's student body. Key responsibilities of this new position include; serving as a liaison for students with faculty and administration; advising and supporting students; overseeing and advising student organizations; developing and implementing School of Law policies and procedures; and developing and implementing events and programs designed to enrich life for law students and to deepen students' understanding of law school procedures. Bachelor's degree required; Juris Doctorate preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted as appropriate. Relevant administrative experience in higher education strongly preferred. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills, demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations, ability to efficiently and effectively solve problems with attention to detail are essential to the success of the position. Application deadline is April 30, 2010. Send cover letter, resume and list of three references to Office of Human Resources, 2070 Campus Box, Elon, NC 27244, electronic submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elon University is a dynamic, comprehensive institution of 4800 students, 70% of whom come from outside North Carolina. The University is consistently ranked among the top colleges and universities in the South. Elon is located on a campus of extraordinary beauty adjacent to Burlington, a town of 50,000, and is 20 minutes away from Greensboro and within 45 minutes of Winston-Salem, Durham, and Chapel Hill. For more information about Elon University, please visit the university's web site at http://www.elon.edu.
Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer.