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Phone: 828.771.2048

Email: hr@warren-wilson.edu

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Director of Public Safety

The Director of Public Safety is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing a comprehensive safety, security and risk prevention program for the College, employees, and students while assuring the safety, security and protection of college assets, facilities and properties housed within the campus community. The Director will work closely campus leaders, employees, students, and external agencies engaged in public safety to address issues of risk prevention, safety and security associated with Warren Wilson’s campus as well as local, state and national regulatory agencies. The position provides professional, effective and efficient operations of the Public Safety Department; its officers, staff and executes the duties as the College’s Fire Marshall.

Minimum qualifications include 5 years’ experience in law enforcement, security, or public safety in a supervisory role, and a valid driver’s license. A bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice or other related field is strongly preferred. A full position description can be seen here.

Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to the diversity of its community.  Please send cover letter, résumé, and contact information for three professional references by email to hr@warren-wilson.edu. Electronic submissions are required.



Area Coordinator and International Student Advisor

Warren Wilson College seeks candidates for an Area Coordinator - Housing & Residence Life. The Coordinator is a full-time live-in staff member responsible for creating a residential environment which supports learning, builds community, respects diversity, promotes environmental citizenship, enhances wellness, and encourages responsibility.

The Area Coordinator's responsibilities and time will be divided between residence life and one collateral area of responsibility. The collateral responsibility will fall in one of the following areas: housing assignments and operations; student conduct database and case management; residential learning initiatives; or International Student Advisor  (currently hiring for this collateral).

International Student Adivsor Collateral Description

Residence Life responsibilities include: supervision of a residential area of undergraduate students (currently hiring for first year area); supervision of undergraduate RDs; assisting with the recruitment, selection, training, and evaluation of residence life staff; managing the day-to-day administrative and facility operations of a residential area; coordinating educational, recreational and social programming; mediating conflict and adjudicating student conduct issues; crisis management and participation in an emergency on-call rotation.

The successful candidate will possess:

Please send cover letter, résumé, and contact information for three professional references by email to hr@warren-wilson.edu. Electronic applications are required.


 Fine Art/Craft Internship

The Art Department at Warren Wilson College is hosting a new Fine Art/Craft Internship for recent college graduates (degree date must be no earlier than May 2011).  The internship will provide recent graduates with the opportunity to continue their art practice while learning to provide technical support for the studio operations in each of the Art Department’s studio art concentrations:  ceramics and sculpture, painting and drawing, photography and media arts, printmaking and bookforms. Additional responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, monitoring the woodshop, computer lab, and art gallery as well as providing assistance to the Art Department coordinator and the Department’s two student work crews. 

 Under the supervision of the Art Department’s faculty and coordinator, interns will learn the skills necessary to run various studios, including ordering materials and supplies, maintaining equipment, assisting students in learning techniques of different media, as well as modeling quality studio practices while doing their own creative work.  During the school year the intern will be expected to work 35 hours a week; during school breaks and for approximately four weeks at the end of the spring semester, the intern will have the opportunity to pursue his/her own studio practice with access to a studio space.  Interns are expected to work diligently in support of the college’s art program and craft initiative; in return they are encouraged, supported and challenged in their creative lives.   


To apply, please submit an application to HR@warren-wilson.edu.  Electronic submissions are required.  Application should include:

Priority will be given to applications received by July 15, 2014.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Warren Wilson College is a tier one nationally ranked, independent liberal arts college located on a 1,135-acre campus in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville, North Carolina, with a unique program of rigorous academics, work, and service learning.

Warren Wilson College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national, or ethnic origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, or sexual orientation.