Dean College is a private, residential New England college
grounded in a culture and tradition that all students deserve the
opportunity to discover and exceed their greatest aspirations.
A personal and transformative community since 1865, Dean
tirelessly inspires our students to unimagined heights through
personalized support and integrated delivery of academic,
co-curricular and experiential learning.
Our graduates are lifelong learners who thrive in their careers,
embrace social responsibility and demonstrate leadership.
This is The Dean Difference.
Consistently recognized as a Top Regional College and a Best
Value School by U.S. News & World Report and named a College of
Distinction for four consecutive years, Dean serves approximately
1,200 full-time students and 300 part-time students and offers more
than 50 combined bachelor's and associate degree programs and
specializations, as well as a robust schedule of continuing studies
and certificate programs throughout the year.
Dean College is perfectly situated in Franklin, Massachusetts,
which is conveniently located between Boston and Providence, Rhode
Island and is accessible to Boston by commuter rail. The Dean
College/Franklin station is only a five-minute walk from campus.
Approximately 90 percent of the College's student population lives
Dean provides a supportive academic environment that thrives on
student engagement and exceptional teaching. The Dean
Difference is exemplified through each student's
commitment to their professional futures, social responsibility and
leadership. Outside of the classroom, students participate in 16
athletic teams and more than 30 on-campus groups and
Ninety-six percent of our bachelor's degree students are
employed or enrolled in graduate school within 12 months of
graduation. Alumni are hard at work in top-ranked graduate programs
and are employed by organizations such as Universal Studios, Dell
Technologies, Liberty Mutual, Kraft Sports + Entertainment, the
Boston Ballet, and more.
The Athletic Department at Dean College has an opening for a
Head Coach of Women's Basketball and Director of
Student-Athlete Academic Success. This is a full-time, 9-month
The Head Coach for Women's Basketball is responsible for all
aspects of the basketball program, such as teaching skill
techniques, recruiting, budget management, and scheduling of
The Director of Student-Athlete Academic Success will provide
proactive academic support for all Dean College Student
Head Women's Basketball Coach Essential Responsibilities
(Include but are not limited to):
- Recruit student-athletes that align with the mission of the
- Instruct the women's basketball team members on both offensive
and defensive tactics and strategies;
- Provide oversight of staff and team members as it relates to
following all GNAC, NCAA and Dean College policies and
- Organize and schedule all team practice sessions;
- Promote, monitor and facilitate student-athlete academic
- Schedule home and away contests with the approval of the
Director of Athletics;
- Perform administrative tasks such as budget management,
reconciliation of travel expenses, and the ordering of supplies and
equipment for the women's basketball program;
- Represent Dean College and the women's basketball program in a
- Must have planning, organizational, administrative, and time
- Other duties as assigned.
Director of Student Athlete Academic Success
Essential Responsibilities (Include but not limited to):
- Serve as the liaison with the Robbins Center for Advising and
Career Planning and the Morton Family Learning Center to provide
academic support for the student-athlete population;
- Monitor student-athlete academic progress during each round of
- Meet with student-athletes to develop effective academic
- Design and implement weekly academic plans for student-athletes
identified as being at academic risk through monitoring.;
- Develop success plans for ineligible student athletes.;
- Coordinate and monitor Athletic Study Labs in collaboration
with the Morton Family Learning Center;
- Other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor's Degree required;
- Master's degree preferred;
- COVID-19 Vaccination required:
- 2-3 years in coaching at the collegiate level;
- Knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulations;
- Valid driver's license in good standing required;
- Excellent oral and written skills and the ability to
communicate with students, colleagues, and external
- Demonstrated ability to handle complex and multiple tasks in a
professional and efficient manner.
Dean College is an equal-opportunity, Title IX institution and
pledges to recruit, select and promote diversity by providing
equality of opportunity in higher education for all persons,
including faculty and staff with respect to hiring, continuation,
promotion, and applicants for admission, enrolled students and
graduates without discrimination or segregation.
The College is interested in candidates who have the
communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their
effectiveness with diverse groups of colleagues, students, faculty,
and community members. All employment decisions are made on a
non-discriminatory basis. Dean College prohibits discrimination and
harassment based on sex, race, color, age, national origin,
religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual
orientation, gender identity and gender expression, citizenship,
pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, work-related
injury or any other status protected by applicable national,
federal, state or local law. This nondiscrimination policy covers
admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in College
programs, services, and activities. A pre-employment background
screen is required for all employees.
The Assistant Dean of Students, located on the second floor of
the Campus Center, telephone 508-541-1841, coordinates the
college's compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of
The Director of Human Resources on the first floor of Dean Hall,
telephone, 508-541-1681 coordinates the college's compliance with
titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the
Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act and
amendments, and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act.
The Dean College Athletics Department is a Division III member
of the NCAA and competes as a member of the Great Northeast
Athletic Conference (GNAC), Eastern Collegiate Football Conference
(ECFC), and complies with all NCAA Division III Rules and
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