Job Opportunities: Student Affairs Cohort Hire, James Madison U.

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James Madison University (Harrisonburg, VA) is recruiting a cohort of 8 professionals in 4 functional areas within the Student Affairs division.  The areas include: Student Life, the Center for Multicultural Student Services, the Dean of Students Office, and the University Career Center.  Cohort members will be hired for roles within individual departments under the theme of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI).  These new staff will have a shared onboarding process to create community among them and synergy in how they each approach work on DEI initiatives within their departments and the university.   APPLICATION REVIEW BEGINS March 17.  Apply at

Applicants can apply for one or more positions with the same application materials.  If selected to interview for multiple positions, the process will be streamlined to allow for consideration for multiple positions simultaneously.  JMU also provides resources for Dual Career and Community members.  Find out more here:

JMU is a public university of 20,000 undergraduate and 1900 graduate students in the Shenandoah Valley, 120 miles from Washington DC and Richmond.  With a population of just over 53,000, Harrisonburg is one of the most diverse communities in the Commonwealth of Virginia. If you have questions about these positions, please email