Associate Dean, Director of Conduct and Community Standards
Job Title: Associate Dean, Director of Conduct and Community Standards
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48199
Department The Florida State University's Division of Student Affairs Department of Student Support and Transitions is seeking an enthusiastic and collaborative professional to provide leadership, coordination, and direction for the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards. Responsible for serving a student body of over 41,000 students. Under the direct supervision of the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs/Dean of Students, and under the Health and Wellness portfolio, the Associate Dean/Director will have the opportunity to collaborate with key campus partners within the same division such as the Title IX office, student support services, counseling, victim advocate, and health services to ensure equitable support for students.Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities The Associate Dean of Students and Director of Student Conduct and Community Standards will be a strategic, collaborative, communicative and inclusive leader who is student-centered. Will serve as a member of the Health and Wellness leadership team, and be responsible for oversight of the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards providing leadership and the promotion of responsible decision-making that fosters holistic wellness, student-centered learning, and behavioral accountability that aligns with the campus community and its values.
•Will provide interpretation and ensure compliance of the University’s Board of Governor’s policy; as well as local, state, and federal regulations.
•Will ensure students receive the highest level of safeguard while maintaining their right to due process and other constitutional rights.
•Serve as the representative of the University on all conduct matters with internal and external stakeholders including but not limited to parents and families, process advisors and attorneys,
alumni, faculty, and staff.
•Will manage a staff of (4) professional staff, an administrative assistant, and Graduate Assistants.
•Will serve as a member of the Health and Wellness leadership team assisting with the development and implementation of programs, policies, and procedures.
•Coordinate actions, referrals, and responses from report.fsu.edu submissions and cases referred from FSUPD and external law enforcement agencies.
•Represent the Department while serving on appropriate University committees including but not limited to the Student Situation Resolution Team, Student of Concern Committee, and
Admissions Judicial Review Committee.Qualifications Master’s degree and four years of related experience or a Bachelor's degree and experience equal to six years.
Supervisory experience or experience leading a team
Experience in investigating or adjudicating behavior through an administrative process at an institution of higher education
Demonstrated competency in verbal and written communication
Demonstrated competency in critical thinking, analysis of information, and application of university policy
Demonstrate experience and knowledge in legal and regulation compliance issues impacting higher education
Ability to gather, interpret, report, and/or edit information
Ability to conduct audits and investigations.Preferred Doctoral degree in Student Affairs, Higher Education, or Juris Doctorate and six years related experience in higher educationUniversity Information As one of the nation's most elite research universities with the Carnegie Foundation’s highest designation (Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity), Florida State University offers a distinctive academic environment built on cherished values and unique heritage, a welcoming campus on the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida, championship athletics, and a prime location in the heart of the state capital. Combining traditional strength in the arts and humanities with a recognized leadership in the sciences, Florida State University provides unmatched opportunities for students and faculty through challenging academics, cultural discovery, and community interaction. Underlying and supporting the educational experience at Florida State University is the development of new generations of citizen leaders.
With over 41,000 students, Florida State University’s 17 colleges offer 297 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, professional, and specialist degree programs, including medicine and law, covering a broad array of disciplines critical to society today. Each year the University awards over 2,000 graduate and professional degrees. With an impressive breadth of leading graduate, professional, and undergraduate programs, Florida State University is a demanding, intellectually stimulating, yet warm and caring environment for students and faculty. Recognized nationally for commitment to diversity, Florida State University is a national leader in the number of doctorates awarded to African American students and in the graduation rate of African American undergraduates. The College of Medicine and College of Law are ranked in the nation’s Top 10 for Hispanic students and FSU has soared eight spots to No. 18 among national public universities in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings.
Florida State has built a reputation as a strong research center in both the sciences and the humanities. The faculty generates approximately $233 million annually in external funds to be used for research. These external funds are in the form of contracts and grants from private foundations, industries and government agencies, and are used to support research, improve research facilities, and provide stipends for graduate students. Florida State consistently ranks in the top 10 universities nationally in physical sciences grants awarded by the National Science Foundation. Florida State University faculty includes: members of the National Academy of Sciences; the National Academy of Engineering and the American Academy of Arts & Sciences; Pulitzer Prize winners; a Nobel Laureate; Oscar winners; and Guggenheim, Fulbright, and National Endowment for the Humanities fellows.
Additional information about Florida State, its history, and programs can be found at http://www.fsu.edu.Anticipated Salary Range Salary will be commensurate with experience.Pay Plan This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
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