Dean, Students

You need to sign in or
create an account to save a job.

Job Description
The University of Nevada, Reno seeks an influential leader to serve as the Dean, Students. The Dean, Students is responsible for the design, development and implementation of all Student Services initiatives to promote student success, retention, community development, and inclusivity on the campus. The Dean teams with other campus services and programs to increase student success, retention and persistence within an increasingly diverse student body. The ideal candidate directly supervises the Office or Student Conduct and Alcohol and other Drug Services, Fraternity and Sorority Life, New Student Initiatives (New Student Orientation), and the Career Studio. The Dean is a key participant in the Student Services Crisis Intervention Team, coordinates interventions and assistance to students, and chairs the University’s Student Intervention Team. The Dean will also advise individual students on resources and referrals available for addressing their concerns. The Dean assists in providing leadership to Student Services and Student Life colleagues.

Required Qualifications
Master's degree and three (3) years of related professional work experience, OR Doctorate degree and one (1) year of related professional work experience.
Related Experience: Experience in one or more of the following areas: Student Conduct, Fraternity and Sorority Life, or Orientation and at least one (1) year of management experience.

Compensation Grade

Total Compensation
The total compensation package includes a negotiable competitive salary, moving allowance (if applicable), a rich retirement plan, health insurance options that include dental and vision, life insurance, long-term disability, along with many other benefits. Additionally, there is a grant-in-aid educational benefit for faculty and dependents.  For more information, please visit: UNR Benefits

Faculty Dual Career Assistance Program
The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes the importance of addressing dual-career couples’ professional needs. We offer a dual career assistance program to newly hired faculty spouses/partners that provides resources and assists them to identify career opportunities in Northern Nevada. Dual Career Program


Full-Time Equivalent

Required Attachment(s)
Please note, once you submit your application the only attachment/s viewable to you will be the attachment/s to the resume/CV section of the application. Any additional required attachment/s to the cover letter, references, additional documents sections of the application, will not be viewable to you after you submit your application. All uploaded attachment/s will be on the application for the committee to review. To request updates to attachments, prior to review of applications, please contact the candidate helpdesk at

Attach the following attachment(s) to your application
1)  Resume/Vita
2)  Cover letter
3)  Reference contact information for three professional references
4)  Please write a brief statement (one page maximum) about how you would contribute toward our mission of creating a culturally inclusive environment in the role for which you are applying.