Founded by the Congregation of Holy Cross in 1948, Stonehill is
a private Catholic college located just 22 miles from downtown
Boston on a beautiful 384-acre campus in Easton, Massachusetts.
With a student-to-faculty ratio of 13:1, the College engages its
2,400+ students in 80+ rigorous academic programs in the liberal
arts, sciences, and pre-professional fields.
Faithful to the Holy Cross tradition in education, Stonehill
College is committed to developing the moral, spiritual,
intellectual, physical, and social competencies of its students and
seeks to build and sustain a campus community that embraces
diversity and inclusion in its teaching, learning, living, and
working. Stonehill values the diversity of persons, opinions, and
cultural and religious perspectives. In fulfillment of its motto,
Lux et Spes (“Light and Hope”), the College cultivates in
its students the competence to think, act, and lead with courage
towards creating a more just and compassionate world.
Stonehill College invites applications for the Director
Accessibility Resources, a member of the College’s Student Success
Collaborative (SSC), and reporting to the Executive Director for
Student Success. This is a highly visible and critical role at the
College, ensuring that student success is facilitated for all
students registered with the Office of Accessibility Resources
(OAR). We are especially interested in candidates who will
contribute to a campus climate that supports diversity, equity, and
inclusion. This is a full-time 12-month position.
Stonehill College invites applications for the Director of
Academic Advising position. As a member of the College’s Student
Success Collaborative (SSC), the Director reports to the Executive
Director for Student Success. The Director oversees the Office of
Academic Services & Advising and serves on the leadership team
for the SSC. We are especially interested in candidates who
will contribute to a campus climate that supports diversity,
equity, and inclusion. This is a full-time 12-month position.
The Director of Academic Advising leads a team of professional
academic advisors and works to mentor and develop their growth,
emphasizing professional development and the creation of a culture
that fosters innovation and embraces change. The Director will work
to creatively expand resources by developing and implementing a
student ambassador program and hiring, supervising, and mentoring a
rotating team of graduate school interns as success coaches.
The Director works collaboratively with leadership in
the SSC and with campus partners including faculty,
staff, and administration to consider all aspects of the student
academic experience and develop advising programs that support
student success. Using the NACADA Concept of Academic
Advising, the Director will lead the College through a
comprehensive review of its advising models and practices.
The Director of Academic Advising is central to the creation of
the SSC which brings together professionals from the
Office of Academic Services & Advising, the Career Development
Center, the Office of International Programs, the Office of
Accessibility Resources, and Stonehill’s Center for Writing and
Academic Achievement (CWAA) to work collaboratively to support
students in an integrated four-year academic and professional
Education & Experience
A Master’s degree in Higher Education Administration,
Counseling, or related field is required. 5-10 years of progressive
experience in higher education administration advising and
counseling undergraduates, and working with administrators,
faculty, and parents/guardians in an advising setting is
Superior oral and written communication skills are required.
Experience coordinating and running advising events/programs such
as orientation for first-year and transfer students is
To view the full position description and apply for the
position, submit a cover letter and resume via the URL link:
Applicants who will
enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly
encouraged to apply. Stonehill College is an equal opportunity
employer committed to diversity.