Dr. John Jobson

Associate Dean of Students
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John Jobson has been back at his alma mater since July 2005. As associate dean of students, John coordinates the student conduct and complaint processes and chairs the Coordinated Assistance Response and Education Team (an integrated approach to student support and intervention).


  • Ph.D., higher, adult and lifelong education, Michigan State University, 2004
  • M.S.Ed., student personnel administration, Indiana University Bloomington, 1998
  • B.A., political science, Hope College, 1995

Professional Experience

Prior to returning to Hope, John worked as an assistant director of student life at Michigan State University as well as at Iowa State University and Indiana University.

Why Do you Love Hope?

John loves the relationships that develop over time at Hope. Whether it is as a student progresses through their time at Hope and beyond or with a colleague, it is an honor and privilege to share in life together.

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Dr. John Jobson

Phone Number616.395.7800

DeWitt Student Cultural Center Floor 1 141 East 12th Street Holland, MI 49423-3607
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