BRAC UNIVERSITY (BRACU)

Director of Campus Life

Location
Bangladesh (BD)
Posted
Friday, 11 October 2019
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 31 October 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Brac University

Search for Director of Campus Life

Competitive Salary and Benefits

An exciting opportunity to make a substantial difference.

Under new leadership, Brac University is seeking to move well beyond being one of the leading universities in Bangladesh and position itself as one of Asia’s leading international universities. To support this aim, we are seeking to appoint a Director of Campus Life with the knowledge and experience needed to provide a truly outstanding student experience. If you haven’t considered Bangladesh in the past, then we urge you to think again. With one of the fastest growing economies in the world, the nation is a modern-day success story. Its rapidly diversifying economy is being powered by a talented and youthful population. Brac University is playing an integral role in the development of skilled graduates for a knowledge-based economy. If you are able to respond professionally to the development needs of young adults and have a passion for delivering outstanding service you will thrive in this role.

Although only eighteen years old, Brac University has rapidly established itself as Bangladesh’s leading private university. We now seek to be recognized as a high performing international university by delivering teaching excellence producing impactful research, and being recognized as a leader in student experience. We are proud to be associated with BRAC, the world’s largest NGO and share its commitment to upholding human values and supporting sustainable development.

You will be responsible for managing a wide range of student services at Brac University Campuses. This will include the development of a student clubs and societies, creation of a student governance structure and internal feedback processes, overseeing a range of services that support the physical and mental wellbeing of the student body and managing diversity and inclusion services.

You will ideally have a well-developed understanding of higher education in the national and international context. Up to date understanding of how leading universities provide a well-rounded and developmental student experience in preparation for successfully navigating the challenges in later life.  Demonstration of strategic capabilities and tangible evidence of being able provide consistently high levels of service to an evolving customer base will be necessary. Furthermore, evidence of understanding the needs and successfully responding to a broad range of stakeholders will be valued.

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work empathetically with young adults is essential. Experience of undertaking similar previous assignments would be beneficial. 

Application Procedure

Interested parties are invited to download a copy of the candidate prospectus from https://www.bracu.ac.bd/about/career-at-bracu . To apply please send your application to: dcl-hrd@bracu.ac.bd

Application deadline: 31 October 2019