Carleton College — Assistant Director of Intercultural and International Life

This Assistant Director of Intercultural and International Life position, focuses on campus programming targeted to increase awareness and understanding of topics related to diversity, race and inclusion as well as the supervision of Peer Leaders and student staff. This position is one of a four member office staff, who works collaboratively with student staff to ensure the continued implementation of comprehensive student life programs and services on diversity, student leadership development, cross-cultural programming, cultural sensitivity, and current higher education topics.

The Office of Intercultural & International Life (OIIL) fosters a campus-wide climate of respect. The office reflects the changing paradigms of the growth of many U.S. cultures reflected by currently enrolled students of color and international students and the needs of a diverse intercultural community. 28% of our student community identify as people of color. Reporting through the Division of Student Life, OIIL leads the charge in supporting our students of color.

Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

This is a full-time, 11-month (.92 FTE) position, fully benefit eligible position.

What Carleton College has for you: We offer a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a Health Savings Account with college contribution, college tuition assistance for employees’ children, paid vacation, sick time, and holidays, as well as access to many other campus amenities.

The successful candidate must possess bachelor’s degree with minimum of 2 years of directly related experience; demonstrated success working with traditionally underrepresented student populations, diversity-training skills; demonstrated experience with leading programming efforts on topics relating to diversity, race, and cross-culturalism. Preferred: Master’s Degree in Student Affairs or related field; Knowledge and understanding of the residential liberal arts college environment.

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. We accept only online applications. For more specific information about the position and how to apply visit:

Start Date: As soon as possible.

Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Carleton offers a very student focused place to work, and yet close to a metropolis that offers big city experiences and entertainment.