Susquehanna University seeks a strategic, collaborative, and entrepreneurial leader to serve as its next vice president for student life and dean of students (VPSL/DOS). This is an exceptional opportunity for a high-performing and student-centered leader to join a university community fully committed to holistically reimaging the student experience through integrated, personalized, and efficient student experiences. In doing so, the next VPSL/DOS will strengthen Susquehanna’s student life division and enhance the visibility and capabilities of a premier institution.
Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college committed to excellence in educating students for productive, creative, and reflective lives of achievement, leadership, and service in a diverse, dynamic, and interdependent world. Susquehanna University ranks among the Top 10% of universities in the U.S. for career-long earnings, according to a recent report from Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce. Susquehanna ranks at No. 35 for social mobility among 218 liberal arts universities nationwide, according to the most recent Washington Monthly college guide.
The University offers over 100 majors and minors in arts, business, communication, education, humanities, pre-engineering, and sciences. Its more than 2,300 undergraduates come from 35 states and 22 countries, and all students study away through Susquehanna’s unique Global Opportunities program. Susquehanna’s 325-acre campus, noted for its beauty, is located in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, 50 miles north of Harrisburg in the scenic Susquehanna River Valley, about a three-hour drive from Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and New York City.