Dr. John JobsonDirector of Residential Life and Housing
John Jobson has been back at his alma mater since July 2005. As associate dean of
students, John coordinates the on-campus housing and student conduct 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
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.