Assistant Director, , Division of Student Life, Residence Life

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
07 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 5196/K0617

Job Description

Create a residential campus environment that fosters academic achievement, student development, and community. Serve as a leadership figure and role model. Lead day-to-day administration of a residential campus. Provide supervision, direction, and support to residence hall and area directors as they regulate student conduct by enforcing residential rules and regulations; respond to urgent and emergency situations; and mediate conflict situations. Collaborate with a broad range of University officials in assisting students with the student life issues they face. Chair a departmental committee and assume responsibility for assignments that relate to administration of the University-wide residential program. Maintain availability to staff and students. Lead initiatives to promote learning in the living centers, including the residence hall council, specialty communities, and the Faculty-in-Residence program. Oversee the handling of conduct matters by residence hall and area directors within the residential campus. Create a strong team among professionals, administrative staff, faculty-in- residence, graduate resident assistants, resident assistants, and work- study staff. Lead staff and student development initiatives. Serve on a University-wide on-call rotation. Represent the department at University functions and programs. This live-in position routinely requires evening and weekend commitments.

Required Skills

Bachelors degree required, master's degree preferred, and three years of experience. MUST INCLUDE COVER LETTER IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular