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Assistant Dean, Student Affairs & Academic Progress

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The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford seeks applications for the position of Assistant Dean of Student Affairs & Academic Progress. A commitment to working with a diverse student population is essential to this position. The Office of Student Affairs provides academic, registration and financial aid assistance, career, and residency application preparedness (including MSPE), and counseling support services to medical students. In addition, it coordinates all major Student Affairs events and programming. The successful candidate would supervise these activities as well as oversee the day-to-day functions within the Office of Student Affairs. Occasional evening and weekend hours may be required.

Candidates for this position must have a minimum of a master’s degree in education, counseling, or a related field; minimum of five years’ experience in high level administration in an institution of higher education; and knowledge of laws and policies relating to FERPA, Title IX, and the Clery Act. An MD or its foreign equivalent, EdD or PhD and prior medical school administrative experience are preferred.

The University of Illinois College of Medicine is one of the largest medical schools in the United States and offers outstanding opportunities for development for its students, faculty, and staff. The campus is in Rockford a progressive, mid-sized metropolitan area in northern Illinois, one hour west of Chicago and one hour south of Madison, Wisconsin. The city has minor league baseball and hockey, numerous golf courses, award-winning park system, three botanical gardens, an art museum, theaters, a revitalizing downtown, and a river walk. Public and several private school systems are available.

To apply you must visit and include a cover letter, CV, and list three professional references.

Applications will be accepted through March 18, 2022. For fullest consideration, please apply by February 18, 2022.


Open date: January 19, 2022

Fullest consideration date: Friday, February 18, 2022, at 11:59 pm (Central Standard Time)

Applications received prior to this date will be reviewed by the search committee for early action.


Final date: Friday, March 18, 2022, at 11:59 pm (Central Standard Time)

Applications received through March 18, 2022, will be accepted, and reviewed until the position is filled.

Offers of employment by the University of Illinois may be subject to approval by the University’s Board of Trustees and are made contingent upon the candidate’s successful completion of any criminal background checks and other pre-employment assessments that may be required for the position being offered. Additional information regarding such pre-employment checks and assessments may be provided as applicable during the hiring process.

The University of Illinois System requires candidates selected for hire to disclose any documented finding of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment and to authorize inquiries to current and former employers regarding findings of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment. For more information, visit

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity and is particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people. We do not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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