Director of Community Standards & Integrity - Office of Community Standards and Integrity-2006075
The Director of Community Standards and Integrity provides vision and direction for Carnegie Mellon's Office of Community Standards and Integrity. OCSI encourages each student to cultivate the highest standards of personal conduct, congruent with the expectations of Carnegie Mellon University. The team is dedicated to providing advocacy, support, and education that promotes personal integrity and community responsibility. In acknowledgement of each student's ability to grow from their experiences, the OCSI staff facilitates learning through reflective student conduct and academic integrity processes that uphold the ideals of the Carnegie Mellon community.
Providing supervision for three professional coordinators / housefellows and one administrative staff member, the Director is charged with creating and implementing strategic plans and objectives that support and maintain the community standards for a campus community of over 13,000 students. The Director oversees case management of all reported or alleged student conduct or academic integrity policy violations to ensure timely and appropriate departmental response, as well as compliance with relevant university policies / procedures, laws and regulatory guidance. Additionally, the Director leads OSCI's efforts to provide educational programs and opportunities designed to enhance ethical and responsible decision-making and behavior throughout campus. The Director serves as a moderator for University Disciplinary Committee hearings and Academic Review Board hearings; serves as a member of the Resolution Review Board; provides oversight for a personnel and operating budget of approximately $500,000; serves as liaison to the other fifteen departments in the Division of Student Affairs, as well as the Office of General Counsel, the Office of Title IX Initiatives, University Police, and the Office of the Vice Provost for Education; oversees and/or participates in development and review of departmental, divisional and university policies and procedures that relate to student conduct and academic integrity; liaises with the Office of Residential Education to lead and supervise the OCSI coordinators/housefellows' engagement with their house communities; responds to and manages staff response to crisis situations involving or impacting students; serves in the divisional senior staff on-call rotation; and manages special projects and initiatives as needed.
Additionally, pending the professional experience and interest of the incumbent, the Director may serve as a housefellow for a small residential community of approximately 100 students, a role that may include the opportunity to live in university-managed housing proximate to campus if desired and if available.
Our primary ambition is to hire an individual who is well-equipped to advance the significant vision and expectation associated with leading student conduct administration at a private tier-one research university. While the typical qualifications for the ideal candidate include a Master's degree in a relevant field as well as a minimum of 5-8 years full-time experience in student conduct administration, along with some residence life experience, we welcome applications from motivated and talented individuals who bring an equivalent mix of education and experience. The Office of Community Standards & Integrity is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their work/life experiences to the diversity of our academic community and our engagement with a multicultural student body.
Applications must include a cover letter and resume and will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Applications received by July 21, 2017 will receive priority consideration. This position is a full-time role with an anticipated start date of September 15, 2017, noting that an earlier start would be entertained if desired by the successful candidate.
Carnegie Mellon University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Time Type:Full Time
Minimum Education Level:Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
Preferred Education Level:Master's Degree or equivalent
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solu...tions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.