Trinity College

Hartford, CT

The role of the College Chaplain and Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life is to design and direct all aspects of the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life, with a primary focus on the spiritual life, faith development, and pastoral care for Trinity College students. The College Chaplain and Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life collaborates with College administrators, faculty, staff, students, the Episcopal Church in Connecticut, and other spiritual care leaders of the College community to enrich the spiritual and intellectual life of the campus. The College Chaplain and Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life fosters holistic student development, builds a vibrant community of faith, and furthers the mission of Trinity College to prepare students to be bold, independent thinkers who lead transformative lives. 

The College Chaplain and Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life leads the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life to support students in their engagement with spiritual and religious traditions and exploring and grappling with moral and ethical issues across campus and beyond. The College Chaplain and Dean of Spiritual and Religious Life also develops meaningful and timely opportunities for engagement among students, faculty, and staff throughout the campus and Greater Hartford community. The specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to, strategic planning and assessment, general administration, leadership, and coordination of the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life team, collaborating with all campus entities to develop and implement student-centered programs, fostering the growth and support for Student Missions, providing personal spiritual care for students, and mentoring and ensuring sponsorship of students including student organization leaders tasked with responsibility for spiritual leadership.

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