Reporting to the Dean of the College of Science and Technology, the Assistant Dean for Student Success will lead and manage the College's Office of Student Success. Develops the college student success plan and engage in collaborative examination of student success challenges, develop ideas, initiatives and formulate interventions that enhance students' academic success within the college. Oversees the College's advising initiatives and assessment of advising. Reviews assessment data and uses data analytics to identify issues, solutions, and opportunities in student success. Ensures students smooth transition to college, course registration, course transfer, progress toward graduation, and graduate in a timely manner. Engages with industry partners and the offices of Career Services, Development, Alumni Relations and Advancement Services to seek student scholarship, internship and career opportunities. Oversees career advising of students within the college. Works collaboratively with the University's Center for Academic Excellence to enhance student success. Ensures that student success initiatives are implemented by all 8 departments of the college.
The Assistant Dean for Student Success will teach 1 to 2 classes per semester within a department of the College of Science and Technology.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is an 1890 land-grant doctoral research university dedicated to learning, discovery, and community engagement. The College of Science and Technology is research oriented and fosters academic excellence through innovative programs, critical thinking, and intellectual inquiry to prepare students for the 21st century global workforce. The College plays a pivotal role in further advancing the mission of the University by emphasizing preeminence in STEM and promoting curricular advancement, scientific discovery, and technological innovation. The College houses the departments of Applied Engineering Technology, Biology, Built Environment, Chemistry, Computer Systems Technology, Graphic Design Technology, Mathematics, Physics and the PhD Program Applied Science Technology.
The Office of Student Success (OSS) is an integral part of the College of Science and Technology (CoST). OSS is committed to the success of all CoST students in their academics and career preparation. OSS helps students transition smoothly to college, remain in good standing, progress toward graduation, and graduate in a timely manner. OSS helps students through different services. These include academic coaching, academic advising, mentoring, tutoring support services, and student success workshops.
OSS liaises with the different departments within the College of Science and Technology through the Student Success committee. The latter consists of one faculty representative from each of the 8 departments and is chaired by the Assistant Dean for Student Success.
Internal job number: 001081
PhD in a STEM discipline represented in the College or a PhD in Education.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!