Jim Bies

Interim Vice President of Student Life and Dean of Students

(319) 352- 8443


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Jim comes to Wartburg from Augustana University (South Dakota) where he served as the Vice President for Student Affairs for more than three decades. He has been a student affairs administrator for 46 years holding positions as vice president, dean, Upward Bound director, residence life administrator, and counselor.

Bies has been an adjunct member of the faculty at South Dakota State University, teaching graduate classes in the School of Education. He also has a background in college coaching and until recently, served as an assistant coach with Augustana’s men’s and women’s cross country and track & field programs.