Director of Student Success and Advising Center

McKendree University is seeking a Director of Student Success and Advising Center at its Lebanon, Illinois campus. 

The Director of Academic Advising and Student Success Center shall be responsible to the Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs for a comprehensive program which promotes and enhances academic and career development for all students.  This program includes academic advisement, academic placement, student orientation/retention, transfer articulation, accommodations and enrollment services.   Additional the Director is responsible for the overall operations of the Student Success Center and for the coordination of a variety of services to help students achieve academic success outside the classroom.   This includes but is not limited to individualize and group instruction in the development of basic skills in English, reading, and math programs plus tutoring in all of the academic disciplines offered.

This position requires a Master’s degree in Education, Higher Education, Psychology or other related field and five to seven years of progressively responsible experience in a college or university related directly to teaching or academic counseling experience. Experience working with students with diverse backgrounds/life experiences. Experiences with student retention and assessment programs and workshops.

Please forward a resume or curriculum vitae, a detailed letter of application, and a list of three references to Shirley A. Baugh, Director of Human Resources, at  A review of applications will begin immediately. 

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.