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Associate Administration Director for Student Affairs
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Date Posted Dec. 2, 2020
Title Associate Administration Director for Student Affairs
University The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma City, OK, United States
Department College of Nursing
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Associate/Assistant Director
  • Student Affairs

Since it was founded in 1911, the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Fran and Earl Ziegler College of Nursing is the largest nursing program in the state. The College of Nursing is dedicated to advancing scientific discovery, translating evidence into practice, promoting innovation, and educating future nurse leaders, clinicians, researchers, and educators. Students, staff, faculty, and alumni are committed to academic excellence, exemplary professional practice and transformative nursing leadership synonymous with the University of Oklahoma.

The College of Nursing offers undergraduate and graduate full-time and part-time programs, led by faculty committed to nursing education, clinical practice and research. OU Nursing prepares nurses to lead and influence health care in Oklahoma and beyond.

The OU College of Nursing is nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the Best Nursing Schools for online nursing graduate programs for 2017 and 2018, and for the master’s and doctor of nursing practice programs for 2017, 2018 and 2019. Additionally, the College is ranked #1 in the nation for Best Online RN-to-BSN Program by Best College Reviews for 2018.

OU College of Nursing seeks an Associate Administration Director for Student Affairs who will provide visionary, strategic, collaborative, and creative leadership. Candidates will require a strong record of accomplishment of leadership and student success achievements. Personal characteristics of authenticity, humility, and warmth are important. Academic health sciences center or Research I University student affairs experience is recommended and a Master’s degree is preferred.

The Associate Administration Director for Student Affairs will report directly to the Special Assistant to the Dean. This is a 100% administrative staff position. Positions reporting to the Associate Administration Director include: Director of Recruitment and Admissions, Director of Registration and Retention and the Director of Student Programming, as well as Student Affairs Associates (5) across the three campuses.

The college is proud of its faculty and staff who are fiercely committed to student success and academic advancement through meaningful interactions – academic, personal, and professional. The Associate Administration Director must be a strong collaborator who can leverage existing resources and collaboratively create new and innovative ways to improve student success and completion.

Specifically the Associate Administration Director will be responsible for the oversight and leadership of:

  • Eight Full time staff members on three campuses
  • Departmental budget
  • Short and long term enrollment management planning
  • Recruitment of new students at both the undergraduate and graduate level
  • Admission processing for student applicants into a selective admission professional program
  • Registration of all students every term: block scheduling for undergraduate programs and individual registration for graduate programs
  • Scholarship recruitment and awarding in cooperation with the OU Foundation, OUCON Accounting Team and the OUHSC Financial Aid Office.
  • End of term processing for student success and academic progress.
  • Student programming
  • Student organizations support and budget
  • Quality assurance for recruitment process
  • Collaboration with Alumni Affairs

Interested candidates should apply at www. Review of material will begin December 1, 2020 and continue until an appropriate candidate is hired. For any questions or additional information feel free to reach out to Dr. Katie Bontrager Special Assistant to the Dean at

  • AA/EOE
    The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Institution. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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