The University of Iowa College of Law Accepting Applications for Associate Director of Career Services

The University of Iowa College of Law invites applications for an Associate Director of Career Services.  This is a full-time, administrative staff appointment starting on or about May 15, 2012.  Salary is commensurate with experience.

The Iowa College of Law is one of the nation’s best public law schools, located in a major national research university.  Iowa City is a vibrant and welcoming community with rich cultural and business opportunities, Big Ten athletic events and good public schools.  The Associate Director will join the career services team and other administrative staff to provide students and
alumni with a full range of comprehensive, state-of-the-art career and placement services.

A graduate or professional degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required; a Juris Doctor degree is preferred.  Other required qualifications include a minimum of three years relevant professional work experience; excellent written and oral communication skills; detail oriented; demonstrated creativity in the workplace; ability to travel and to work
effectively with colleagues; ability to counsel and advise individuals from diverse backgrounds; a genuine interest in helping students and alumni to explore careers and in guiding them through job searches; and demonstrated experience promoting a diverse workforce/academic environment.  Prior experience in career counseling or recruitment is a desirable qualification.

Further information about the position can be found online. (refer to requisition number 60392).  A plain text cover letter and three professional references must be filled out online during the application process, and a resume must be uploaded.  Review of applications will begin as they are received and will continue until the position is filled.

Questions may be directed to Assoc. Dean Linda McGuire.

The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, February 1, 2012.  Review of applications will begin as they are received and will continue until the position is filled; applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.  All applications must be submitted online.