The Role Of Student Affairs In A New University In A Conflict Zone

Enakshi Sengupta
2017 Zenodo  
Higher education necessitates an understanding that students cannot be confined to the classroom, as a large part of their curriculum comprises extracurricular activities to educate intellectually, in spirit, and body. AS a result, community building, advising, and career development became a part of the traditional routine of student affairs. This article explores the role of student affairs in a newly formed university in a conflict zone ravaged by war and terrorism for decades. The data
more » ... ades. The data explored in this article reveals some interesting facts, which are different from that of the traditional student affairs manager. In this university, student affairs personnel are viewed as a 'job giver,' someone who will arrange funds, bursaries, and scholarships in keeping with the war-ravaged economic scenario of the province in northern Iraq.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1035965 fatcat:2tmnr4czbzhe5fakdrmr2rxlem