Search for Vice President for Student Affairs
Daemen College is conducting a nationwide search for a highly qualified candidate to assume the position of Vice President for Student Affairs and to work closely with the President, his Cabinet, and the Board of Trustees on all aspects of student life on campus.
The Vice President for Student Affairs will provide leadership and vision to student life activities at Daemen, playing a lead role in providing a safe, welcoming, and educationally supportive campus environment for all students. As stated in the Job Description Profile, this individual will be responsible for the administration of student life on campus, including the coordination of compliance issues with the Vice President for Business Affairs and the Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs; meeting the Colleges responsibilities attributable to its emerging NCAA Division II athletics program; student retention and support; and the coordination of all services offered to students at the College.
Daemen College is a private, nonsectarian, co-educational, comprehensive college of approximately 3,000 students in Amherst, New York, and is chartered to award both undergraduate and graduate degrees. Located in a safe and attractive suburban setting, Daemen offers convenient access to one of the countrys most vibrant regions, spanning Buffalo-Niagara, the Great Lakes, and a cross-border corridor with Ontario, Canada, less than a two-hour drive from cosmopolitan Toronto. Daemen has a diverse student population that represents its deep roots in Western New York but also a remarkable sector of international students, minority students (18% of the student population), and first-generation college students.
Daemen College offers over 40 undergraduate majors, and 50 student organizations thrive on the campus in Amherst. The College offers graduate programs in Arts Administration; Athletic Training; Education; Executive Leadership and Change; Global Business; Nursing; Physical Therapy; and Physician Assistant Studies.
Amherst is situated in one of the nations safest neighborhoods, in the suburbs of Buffalo, New York. The Colleges location in Western New York provides our students with access to one of the art and cultural centers of the State of New York; easy access to the beautiful Finger Lakes Region; and a thirty-minute drive to Canada. Amherst and the adjacent communities surrounding the College provide some of the best schools in the State and access to extraordinary health care services and providers.
We hope that you will utilize this website to familiarize yourself with the Vice President for Student Affairs position and the wonderful opportunity to not only work at Daemen College, but to live in a growing, culturally-diverse region that is a wonderful place for families to live, work and recreate. Inquiries, nominations and applications should be sent through this site to the attention of:
Mr. Robert E. Mills
Chair, Vice President for Student Affairs Search Committee