Position Open in Student Services

Director of Student Development and Alumni Relations

General Description

The director of student development and alumni relations will have primary responsibility to design, implement and review a student development plan and a retention plan for Bethany students. The director will lead a vibrant program to engage Bethany alumni, collaborating with the Institutional Advancement Department when appropriate. This is an opportunity for a person with strengths in caring for details and supporting colleagues in the mission of the Admissions and Student Services Department.


Eligible applicants will hold the minimum of a master’s degree; a master of divinity is preferred. Affinity with the values and mission of the Seminary is required. Qualified applicants will be personable and able to be self-directed, manage a complex workload with attention to details, offer support to colleagues, and have the ability to connect with current students as they become alumni. Multitasking skills are needed to manage the current student development needs while working to connect with alumni, regionally and nationally, in various ways.

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A complete job description is available. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until an appointment is made. To apply please send a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three references to

Attn: Lori Current
Bethany Theological Seminary
615 National Road West
Richmond, IN 47374

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