Mississippi Valley State University

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July 23, 2014

Dean of Enrollment Management





Office of the President



Dean of Enrollment Management


Appointment Conditions:

Full-time (12-months)



Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:

August 1, 2014


Job Description:


Reporting to the Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, the Dean of Enrollment Management is responsible for maintaining overall enrollment while working collaboratively with senior administrators, student leaders, faculty, and staff to create a campus environment that contributes positively to the overall academic experience and commitment to a student learner-centered philosophy. Essential job functions: contribute to a data-driven team approach to enrollment management; develop and implement a comprehensive set of initiatives focused on attracting students and meeting enrollment goals; collaborate with the Vice President for Academic Affairs and academic departments to determine and maintain optimal program enrollment consistent with overall University targets; Make effective use of existing technologies, including electronic print and social media; Review communication strategies and timeline of appropriate units to prospective and enrolled students to ensure efficient, effective, and seamless flow of information; collaborate with University Advancement to align scholarship gifts with University priorities


Qualifications Required:

Master's degree with at least 5 years of experience applicable to the required responsibilities; experience with managing student enrollment fluctuations; successful implementation of a recruiting plan for international students; evidence of strong collaboration with finance and planning units to establish and achieve appropriate net revenue goals;  must have demonstrated ability to address essential functions associated with this position; must be knowledgeable of best practices in the administration of student life and skilled in fiscal management, supervision, strategic planning, and human resource management; must possess a genuine interest in working with all students including those of a diverse and multicultural  community


Application Deadline:

Open until position is filled.


Application Procedure:

Send employment application, resume, academic transcripts and three (3) letters of recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Office of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Hwy 82 West 

Itta Bena, MS 38941




Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer