Clarke University
  • Compass
  • Dubuque, IA, USA
  • Full Time

Clarke University, located in Dubuque, IA, is a leading independent, coeducational Catholic university with programs in the liberal arts and the professions, where students become community- and globally-minded citizens. Offering 31 traditional undergraduate majors and 6 graduate programs as well as diverse co-curricular activities and study abroad options, Clarke is dedicated to student success;, the core values of education, charity, justice, and freedom; and providing a relevant, affordable, and world-class education. Clarke University is committed to fostering an intellectual community devoted to teaching and learning and personal and intellectual growth. The University credits much of that growth to the hard work and dedication of its employees.

Job Description: Clarke University seeks a 10-month (August - May) Compass Experience Coordinator to create and plan experiences that support students and fulfill graduation requirements. Whereas other institutions offer "general education," Clarke offers "the Clarke Compass" - an integrated experience that involves experiential and course-based learning. The next Compass Experience Coordinator will develop, implement, and manage experiences that meet Clarke Compass criteria. This includes working with business and community members to create experiences, meeting with students, promoting Compass to internal and external audiences, and monitoring student progress.

Specific duties include: collaborating and communicating (verbally and in writing) with faculty, staff, students, and business/community members about the Clarke Compass; creating and planning student experiences in the Clarke and Dubuque communities; helping to coordinate and keep records for study abroad; coordinating and offering workshops related to the Clarke Compass; gathering data and producing reports; and performing other duties as assigned.

The successful Coordinator will be outgoing and energetic and skilled in quickly developing relationships with others and determining what is needed for student and programmatic success. The Coordinator will function with minimal supervision. Note: This position may require some evening and weekend hours.


Required Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree is required; a Master's degree is preferred. Experience in higher education in academics or student engagement is preferred. A high degree of computer literacy, including experience with Microsoft Office, databases, and web-based software is a plus. Outstanding communication, time management and organization skills with careful attention to detail and the ability to multitask are required.Visit our web site at to view additional Clarke information. This search is open until filled. To apply, please submit a letter of application and resume at Confidential letters of recommendation can be emailed to Resume review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Clarke University is committed to fostering a welcoming campus community that celebrates the unique contributions of each person and promotes an inclusive learning environment. Clarke University does not discriminate against any employee or any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability or genetic information.

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