National Institute on Aging

Kettering University — Director of Enrollment

Kettering University is a national leader in experiential STEM and business education, integrating an intense academic curriculum with applied professional experience. We inspire students to realize their potential and advance their ideas by combining theory and practice. Every aspect of our work is guided by our True Kettering values; Respect, Integrity, Creativity, Collaboration, and Excellence. 


Kettering University seeks a strategic, successful, and collaborative leader and mentor as their Director of Enrollment. The Director will join Kettering’s newly invigorated enrollment leadership team, demonstrating both wisdom and creativity in the recruitment of a robust and diverse undergraduate and graduate student body. In addition to a deep appreciation for the intense academic curriculum, the Director will share a passion for Kettering’s authentically unique cooperative education program in which students gain extensive, professional experience beginning their first year, and throughout there is equal emphasis paid to classroom and laboratory learning and work experience. The Director will lead the admissions team in understanding and articulating the hallmarks of Kettering’s educational experience, as well as the benefits and exceptional outcomes enjoyed by Kettering graduates. 

Entire position announcement:

NES, a higher education search firm specializing in enrollment management searches, is assisting Kettering University in their search for a Director of Enrollment. To arrange for a confidential conversation or to nominate someone for this position, please contact Catherine Capolupo (, Laura Robinson ( or Mary Napier ( To apply, send 1) a resume, 2) a detailed letter regarding your interest in the Director of Enrollment position at Kettering University, and 3) contact information for five professional references by email to: For best consideration, submit materials by June 20, 2023; the search will remain open until the position is filled. The expected start date will be in the late summer or early fall of 2023. All applications and nominations will be considered confidential, and notice will be given before references are contacted.

Kettering University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. Kettering University is deeply committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation including gender identity or expression, disability, religion, height, weight, genetic information, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions except where religion, sex, or age are bona fide job-related employment requirements.