Assistant Dean for Community Engagement, Equity, and Belonging

Posted: May 14, 2021

Harvard Law School
Cambridge, MA

Summary of Position

The Assistant Dean manages the Office of Community Engagement, Equity, and Belonging (CEEB).  The Assistant Dean serves as a key advisor to all student services offices, supports the missions of Harvard Law School (HLS) student organizations, and provides support and programming that helps ensure that HLS’s 1,800 students feel connected to the larger HLS community and affinity in smaller environments. This position reports to the Associate Dean for Student Services. 

Education Preferred: Bachelor’s
Years of Experience Required: 10 years

Additional Information

We are looking for people who have: 

  • J.D. strongly preferred 

  • Extensive experience in student services and knowledge of best practices in mentoring programs in higher education 

  • Demonstrated experience in planning and prioritization of projects, programs and activities, using sound judgment while meeting organizational requirements and maintaining accountability 

  • High level of independent judgment, initiative, discretion, collegiality, integrity, professionalism, confidentiality, and attention to detail 

  • Must have an understanding of how individuals’ lived experiences impact the needs of multiple constituencies 

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and writing skills

Working Conditions :

  • Will require working evening and weekend hours. 

Additional Information :

Be a part of excellence and leadership in legal education and scholarship at Harvard Law School. We are a community of talented people from diverse backgrounds, lived experiences, and perspectives, dedicated to advancing the cause of justice all over the world. We value our differences and our diversity as a source of strength. We are committed to developing and inspiring our students and our workforce. Whoever you are, whatever you do, however you do it, Harvard Law School is a place where you can thrive. 

All offers to be made by HLS Human Resources. 

How to Apply

Apply using application link. 

Application Deadline: Until position is filled.