The University of Mary is seeking a student life educator, to provide creative and dynamic leadership for the university’s student activity program. The student activities program is a co-curricular program designed to provide students with experiential learning opportunities to learn and practice organizational leadership skills through membership in student organizations and by planning, marketing, coordinating and evaluating events, activities and educational programs designed for the student body. As a member of the student life team, the student activities coordinator functions as a promoter, instructor and mentor engaging student leaders from across disciplines to participate in the student activity program and to collaborate with departments and offices to build a strong and positive sense of community among students as part of a vibrant student life culture that edifies the university’s mission, identity and values.
Candidates must demonstrate a willingness to support the Christian, Catholic, Benedictine mission of the University of Mary. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, successful experience in planning, promoting and coordinating activities and events, and a demonstrated record of accountability and competent professionalism is required. Preference will be given to candidates with student life experience in a college or university environment. The position a full-time, 12-month, benefit eligible position and is available immediately. EOE/AA.
The University of Mary, situated on a 100-acre campus overlooking the Missouri River, is located in Bismarck, North Dakota, a community with a reach of 120,000 people and nationally recognized for its excellent recreational and cultural facilities, a low crime rate, low urbanization, clean air and opportunities for wonderful family and parish life and excellent schools. Bismarck is experiencing unprecedented growth fueled by energy, agriculture, manufacturing, and health care.
The University of Mary, with an enrollment of over 2,800 students, is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association and offers 58 undergraduate programs, 8 graduate programs, and two doctoral program with campuses in Bismarck and Fargo and sites in North Dakota, Montana, Missouri, Kansas, Wyoming, Arizona, Rome, Italy and online. The University is growing and there are plans for new residence halls, a new campus center, new athletic facilities and new academic programs. Recognized as Americas Leadership University, the University is committed to preparing professionals who will serve their church, society, and the world in the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine tradition. The University of Mary belongs to NCAA Division II athletics and offers 17 varsity sports.
Send cover letter, resume, and three references to: Sheyna Stroh, Assistant Vice President for Human Resources, University of Mary, 7500 University Drive, Bismarck, ND; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.