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Services College

Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
February 14, 2013

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Jane Doe

*** ********* ****.

Sacramento, CA **345

H: 814-***-****


To obtain an executive position in student affairs that embraces student

learning, staff development, and diversity initiatives.


Dean of Students

Arizona State College, State College, AZ Jul '01

- Present

* Responsible for student service and academic programs for 8,500 on-campus

students and 13,400 distance education students.

* Responsible for developing

and maintaining budget of $5.3m.

* Lead development and institutional

advancement initiatives.

* Manage eight Associate Deans and twelve Department


* Address issues of diversity within the university curriculum.


Oversee residential life, housing operations, judicial affairs, and outreach


* Recruit senior administrators and academic staff.

Assistant Dean of Students

Arizona State College, University City, AZ Mar '98

- Jul '01

* Supervised the Director of Diversity, Resident Directors, and Director of

Student Technology.

* Worked with the Vice President in establishing goals

for the university curriculum.

* Responsible for staff development and


* Assisted in curriculum development for First Year Seminar and

Counselor Education classes.

* Assisted in developing the University's

Strategic Plan.

* Oversaw Student Involvement Office.

* Worked closely

with the Chief of Police to ensure campus and student safety.

Director of Student Services

College of Oklahoma, Tulsa, OK Jun '96

- Mar '98

* Supervised eight staff members and fifteen student employees.

* Implemented

diversity programs, with an emphasis on first generation students.

* Assisted

in program development for the Office of Multicultural Affairs.

* Initiated

development of the Center for Teaching and Learning.

* Courses Taught:

Freshman Seminar and Counseling Education.

Associate Director, Counseling Services

State College of Texas, University Park, TX Jan '93

- Jun '96

* Provided psychological services and academic advising services.


Responsible for training and supervision of five staff members and two graduate


* Worked closely with the Office of Health and Wellness and

Family Planning Services.

* Developed marketing strategies to increase

student awareness and an effective learning environment.

* Courses taught:

Counseling Education, School Psychology, and Educational Leadership.


Doctor of Philosophy (Higher Education Administration)

State College of Texas, Austin, TX

Master of Education (M.Ed.) (School Psychology)

Illinois State College, Chicago, IL May '98

Bachelor of Science (Psychology)

College of Minnesota, Oak Tree, MN May '91


* Teacher's Excellence Award (May 2004, December 2005)

* Outstanding Doctoral

Student (October 2004)

* Evelyn Swinney Grant (Fall 2003, Spring 2002)


Distinguished Student Services Professional (Spring 2002)

* Student Awareness

Award (1999)


Watkins, A.R. (2005). Counseling Strategies for Students in Higher Education.

Paper presented at the American College Personnel Association Convention in

Baton Rouge, LA.

Watkins, A.R. (2004). How to Stay Mentally Fit:

Strategies for a Healthy Higher Education Career. Talk presented at the

national conference for Executive Officers in Long Island, NY.


A.R. (2003). Mental Health and the Impact of Student Behavior. Talk presented

at the convention Association for Counseling Services in Salem, MA.


Arizona State College

* Students Rights Committee (1999 - Present)


Student Counseling Services Team (1998 - Present)

* Student Leadership and

Activities Committee (1998 - Present)

College of Oklahoma

* Graduate

Affairs Involvement Team (1995 - 1996)

* Staff Rewards and Recognition Team

(1994 - 1996)

State College of Texas

* University Relations Committee

(1992 - 1994)


* University Psychological Association (2004 - Present)

* Association for

Student Counseling Services (1996 - Present)

* American College Personnel

Association (1993 - Present)

* Student Services Association (1990 - 1993)


Benjamin Houser, Vice Chancelor

Arizona State College


Sandra Lightfoot, Director of Multicultural Affairs and Student Services

College of Oklahoma


Thomas Haden, Dean of Instruction

Arizona State University


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