Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students

Carlow University (, a private, Catholic, liberal arts, comprehensive University is accepting nominations and applications for the position of Vice President of Student Affairs (VPSA) and Dean of Students. Reporting to the Provost and a member of the President’s Cabinet, the VPSA serves as the University's chief student affairs officer, provides creative vision and leadership for all student affairs departments, programs and activities, and in collaboration with the University’s administration, provides the strategic direction, planning, and assessment of the Student Affairs Division. 


Requirements: a master’s degree in higher education or a related field (doctorate preferred); experience advising students in a higher education setting; outstanding communication and mediation skills; and extensive experience in the management of student affairs related matters in a University setting.  For more information please visit 


Carlow University is being assisted by the partners of Hyatt – Fennell, Executive Search.  Nominations and application materials should be submitted via email to Applications include a letter of interest, a current résumé/cv, and contact information for five professional references, in separate documents. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and should be submitted prior to May 18, 2018 to receive full consideration. All applications and nominations will be considered highly confidential. Carlow University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


For more information contact:

Cheryl Hyatt -  724-242-0476