Robin Hart Ruthenbeck

Assistant Dean of Students

Robin began as Assistant Dean of Students in 2014, after a 7 year tenure as the Associate Director for Campus Programs. In this role Robin coordinates support and resources for students with disabilities, and supports other efforts of the Office of Student Affairs.

Robin’s spent over two decades of her career in student affairs that includes experiences in academic advising, orientation and transition, residence life, campus activities and greek affairs before coming to Macalester College.

Robin enjoys working with students 'in the intersections' where various aspects of their interests, identities, and experiences come together. 

Robin completed her Ed.D. in Higher Education at the University of Minnesota, and earned both her, MS in Educational Leadership and College Student Personnel Services and her B.Phil, in Interdisciplinary Studies at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.