Associate Director for Student Activities

Carleton College in Minnesota

Deadline February 10, 2014
Date Posted December 23, 2013
Type Administrative
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

In collaboration with the Student Activities Programming Board (SAPB) and the Carleton Student Association (CSA), the Associate Director is responsible for assessing social programming needs, providing leadership opportunities, and designing and implementing a variety of intellectual, social, recreational, cultural, and developmental programs. The position also assists with the overall design, implementation and assessment of New Student Week, Carletons first-year orientation program.

This position reports to the Director of Student Activities and serves as the primary contact and consultant for over 240 student organizations.

This is a 12-month, full-time position with frequent evening and weekend commitments.


Carleton College is a residential campus with nearly 2000 students.  Best known for its academic excellence and warm, welcoming campus community, Carleton offers 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences. Carleton is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse group of faculty and staff and offers a comprehensive benefits package.


Carleton is located in the picturesque community of Northfield, Minnesota, approximately forty miles south of the Twin Cities. The area provides opportunities for both indoor and outdoor enthusiasts and exposure to a diversity of cultures, interests, and lifestyles.


The successful candidate must possess a Masters Degree in College Student Personnel, Student Affairs in Higher Education, Higher Education Administration, or related field and a minimum of three years of relevant experience.


Carleton College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, veteran status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or age in providing employment or access to its educational facilities and activities.


Start Date: As soon as possible


Review of applications begins immediately.


FOR MORE INFORMATION & how apply visit:  We accept only online applications.


If you are in need of assistance with the application process, please contact the
Office of Human Resources at 507-222-7629.


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