The Counseling and Psychological Services Center at Georgia
Gwinnett College seeks a new Director. As a vital resource to the
campus community, the Center assists students as they deal with the
personal, social, and academic challenges of the college
experience, and supports them in achieving their goals in these
areas. The new Director will establish and supervise the scope,
direction and staffing of the Counseling Center, ensuring its
operation is consistent with College expectations and needs.
Additionally, the Director will work closely with campus leadership
to manage the USG Mental Health Initiative to maximize its impact
on the health and well-being of the GGC students.
About Georgia Gwinnett College:
Student success is the hallmark of Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC).
GGC provides access to targeted baccalaureate degrees that meet the
economic development needs of the growing and diverse population of
the northeast Atlanta metropolitan region. Part of the University
System of Georgia (USG), GGC is the eighth largest of 26 higher
education institutions including four research universities, four
comprehensive universities, nine state universities and nine state
colleges. The college is located in Lawrenceville, Georgia, in the
heart of Gwinnett County. Gwinnett is a vibrant community 30 miles
northeast of downtown Atlanta where a mixture of quiet postcard
neighborhoods and bustling commercial districts blend the past with
GGC experienced dramatic growth, fueled by a supportive,
enthusiastic community and a pipeline of local students. In 2009,
the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges
and Schools granted GGC its initial accreditation in record time.
At that point, the college had grown to more than 3,000 students.
The college surpassed 12,800 students in fall 2019. Learn more
about GGC at https://www.ggc.edu/about-ggc/
Applications and Nominations:
Nominations, applications, and inquiries may be sent in complete
confidence to GGCCAPSDirector@academicsearch.org.
Full consideration will be given to all applications received by
November 5, 2021. Confidential exploration conversations may be
arranged with the senior consultant assisting with the search,
Thomas Shandley (Thomas.Shandley@academicsearch.org).
Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States
and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon
acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers
are contingent upon successful completion of a background
investigation and credit check if applicable to the position, as
determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion.
Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of
Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and
does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national
origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or religion. Georgia
is an open records state.