Adventist Education

A Journey to Excellence
Walla Walla University
Feb. 24, 2023
Resumes Due:
Jun. 2, 2023

Description: The Vice President for Student Life (VPSL) is the architect of a vision for student life that supports WWU's mission and core values, harmonizes with Seventh-day Adventist beliefs and captures the positive participation of contemporary students. This position serves as the chief student administration officer and is responsible to the President for overseeing student life as well as representing student interests to the President. See Ad and full Job Description at

Experience: • Education: Master’s degree required; Earned doctoral degree preferred. • Experience/Skills: • Possesses advanced management skills in team-building, strategic planning, goal setting and financial management. • Exhibits strong customer service skills, and a genuine desire for interacting with and motivating diverse groups of people in a variety of circumstances. • Demonstrates an exceptional ability to solve problems—exercising good judgment, maintaining an approachable and team-oriented attitude, and taking ownership of and following through with work responsibilities. • Possesses an entrepreneurial and creative work style that generates new ideas and nurtures a strong campus community. • Demonstrates excellent written and verbal communication skills, including listening skills. • People management: Setting clear expectations, reviewing progress, providing timely feedback, guidance and holding team members accountable.