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University Of Denver 4D Experience Staff Co-Director in Denver, Colorado

Description:The University of Denver is committed to fostering the holistic well-being ofour students (undergraduate, graduate, and professional). Informed bythe university's Strategic Plan, DU IMPACT 2025, Chancellor Haefnercentered a global, holistic, 4D student experience as one of fiveuniversity strategic imperatives. This 4D, or four-dimensional, studentexperience framework provides a strong foundation upon which students canbuild successful futures that are purposeful and fulfilling.Position SummaryThe 4D Staff and Faculty Co-Directors will partner to cultivate an environmentat DU for:* Advancing intellectual growth* Examining character* Promoting well-being; and* Pursuing careers and lives of purposeWorking together, the 4D co-directors will oversee the four dimension leadsin furthering the day-to-day operation and growth of this signature strategicimperative. The 4D co-directors will work closely with the 4D Project Managerand with advisory boards comprised of faculty, staff, alumni/ae, andstudents to ensure the continued flourishing of the 4D experience.The 4D Staff and Faculty Co-Directors serve as the campus leaders foradvancing intellectual growth, examining character, promotingwell-being, and pursuing careers and lives of purpose. With the fourdimension leads, the 4D co-directors will develop a comprehensive programthat promotes students global, holistic growth and well-being throughleadership training and a wide variety of curricular and co-curricularprogramming, including pre-orientation immersive experiences,living-learning communities, peer and professional (faculty and staff)mentoring, workshops, and other personal, intellectual, andprofessional development opportunities.To promote the growth and flourishing of our students, undergraduate as wellas graduate and professional, the 4D co-directors will lead the strategicdevelopment, implementation, and assessment of innovative,evidence-based approaches to holistic student development. The 4D co-directorsare expected to stay abreast of national (and international) highereducation trends regarding holistic student development and to oversee andcoordinate the work of the four dimension leads in implementing the programsstrategic vision.The 4D co-directors report directly to the Provost, Vice Chancellor ofStudent Affairs and Inclusive Excellence (SAIE), and Associate ViceChancellor for Advancement, and provide counsel to the Chancellor and otheruniversity leaders in furthering the vision of the 4D Student Experience.Essential FunctionsLead the 4D Student Experience Initiative* Day-to-day leadership of the 4D Experience, i.e., making progress onprogrammatic developing under, and student engagement in, the four dimensions.* In collaboration with campus partners, develop and implement a global,holistic, integrated student experience. These campus partners include theProvosts Office, SAIE, Career Development Center, and Athletics andRecreation, among others.* Design and implement cohesive curricular and co-curricular initiativesfostering the four dimensions.* Convene faculty, staff, alumni/ae, and student advisory boards tosupport the continued growth and flourishing of the 4D student experienceinitiOversee Program Development and Assessment* Collaborate with campus partners to design, implement, and lead apre-orientation immersive student experience.* Oversee the development and launch of outreach, education, andprogramming across the four dimensions.* Develop metrics and assessment tools to measure the efficacy of 4Dprogramming and implement continuous program improvement.* Communicate effectively with university constituents.* Provide regular updates about the growth and progress of the 4D experience.Supervisory Responsibilities* Supervises the 4D Dimension Leads.* Supervises the 4D Project Manager.* Convenes the 4D Student, Staff, Faculty, and Alumni Advisory Board.Required Qualifications* Master's degree in higher education or a closely related field.* 6-8 years o

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