Marietta College is an independent, selective, coeducational, residential, liberal arts college of 1,200 graduate and undergraduate students located in the historic river city of Marietta, Ohio. The city of 15,000 is part of a larger metro area of 150,000 located about two hours from Columbus and Pittsburgh.
The College traces its roots to 1797, was formally chartered in 1835, and was awarded a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in 1860, only the 16th institution in the nation then so honored. Today, Marietta College is recognized annually by the U.S. News and World Report as one of the top regional liberal arts colleges in the Midwest, while the community is regularly cited for its high quality of life and reasonable cost of living.
Marietta College seeks qualified applicants for the full-time, year round position of Assistant Director of Campus Involvement--Greek Life & Student Organization Leadership Development. This position provides support, advice, and advocacy to a well-established Greek Community directly advising Interfraternity Council and the College Panhellenic Council, and working with four National Fraternities and three National Sororities. The job incumbent plans and conducts leadership development for all student organizations, and assists with developing policies and procedures in accordance with College and departmental mission and philosophy. The Assistant Director also assists with the programming efforts and operational functions of a busy, multi-functional office in the Division of Student Life, and works closely with the Director of Civic Engagement to promote civic engagement and activities among registered student organizations. Additional responsibilities include: serving as a liaison between the College and the national offices of the Greek Letter Organizations; managing programming budgets; weekend and evening programming, and assisting with the duty rotation for the Office of Community Living.
Primary responsibilities include:
- Be responsible for the advancement of the University Greek community including two Greek governing bodies (IFC and CPC) and seven national Greek-lettered organizations
- Ensure that the direction of the Greek community is consistent with the mission of the university, while contributing to the overall quality of campus life
- Advise the Interfraternity Council (IFC) and the College Panhellenic Council (CPC) and its member organizations
- Serve as coordinator of Panhellenic and IFC Recruitment
- Develop and implement educational (e.g. alcohol education, sexual misconduct, anti-hazing)and social programming for both individuals and chapters, including an annual Greek Leadership Conference
- Facilitate all Council of Presidents meetings, and respond to emergencies as needed
- Coordinate occasional campus visits with Greek Letter Organizations' national and regional representatives
- Oversee and assist with Greek events: Family Week Greek Open Houses, Greek Week, New Member Convocation
- Complete assessment of Greek Life programs, including tracking grades and managing chapter rosters
STUDENT ORGANIZATION LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT--
- Evaluate and recommend policies and procedures for student clubs and organizations
- Design and implement leadership development and procedural training programs for registered student organization
- Promote service projects and activities to all student organizations, and track participation
- Facilitate external and internal relationship between and among student organizations, and internal and external communities
- Maintain the Student Programming and Activities Space (SPAS) with a representative from the Office of Community Living
This position will have the following additional duties:
- Participate in the Office of Community Living on-call duty rotation, and respond and assist with emergencies.
- Represent the Office of Campus Involvement in a variety of forums on- and off-campus; attend, conduct, or participate in a variety of meetings as assigned
- As a member of the Dean of Student Office in the Division of Student Life attend staff meetings, and provide event support for campus-wide programs, as needed
- Actively support the college's recruitment and retention efforts
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. All applications/resumes must be submitted via this online process. We regret that we are unable to accept applications or resumes submitted via mail, email, or fax. As you are submitting your application via this online process, please be sure to provide an accurate email address. You will then receive an acknowledgment indicating your application materials have been received.
Marietta College is an equal opportunity educator and employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, or religious affiliation. Veterans and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
- Master's degree in Counseling, College Student Personnel, Higher Education Administration or related area or Bachelor's degree with at least 2 years of post-undergraduate experience working with Greek Life.
- Effective interpersonal and communication skills
- Proven ability to effectively manage multiple projects
- Ability to engage and work in collaboration with campus
- Ability to work independently
- Availability to work evening and weekend hours as required by programming schedules