Residence Hall Director All times are in Eastern Daylight Time. Job ID 2017-2219 # Positions 1 Department Residential Life Posted Date 6/16/2017 Category Administrator More information about this job: Overview: Quinnipiac University invites applications for a Residence Hall Director.The Residence Hall Director is a member of the residential life professional staff and reports to a member of the senior staff. Residence Hall Directors supervise 8-13 paraprofessional staff members. The Residence Hall Director is responsible for exercising independent judgment and discretion in the management of a residential area and for the coordination of one or more of the following responsibilities: educational outreach, living learning communities, operations, prevention initiatives, diversity and inclusion, residence hall council, web resources, publications/print materials, and housing software projects. The Residence Hall Director is a 12-month, live-in appointment from July 1 to June 30. The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2017. Benefits include a furnished apartment with utilities including cable, phone, and internet. Quinnipiac offers a comprehensive benefit package and a highly competitive starting salary, commensurate with education and experience. This position is well-suited for someone with prior full-time, professional experience who wishes to enhance their skills in a challenging and rewarding work environment. About Quinnipiac University: Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report's America's "Best Colleges" issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review's "The Best 380 Colleges." The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the "Great Colleges to Work For." For more information, please visit www.qu.edu. Responsibilities: Supervise and evaluate paraprofessional staff members Establish, communicate, and maintain expectations of staff members according to office guidelines Assist with the development and execution of a comprehensive training program for paraprofessional staff Assist in the development and implementation of the residential curriculum Represent the university as the on call administrator Implement, interpret, and enforce University policies and procedures Serve as a primary conduct meeting officer Investigate and resolve student grievances Manage building occupancy and track changes in housing database Partner with the Office of Facilities to oversee maintenance of residence hall facilities Participate in office processes including but not limited to recruitment and selection of paraprofessional staff, residence hall openings, closings, and room selection Manage individual residence hall budget Advise and support area councils in collaboration with the Residence Hall Council Serve on office and divisional committees as assigned Participate in seminars, workshops, conferences and regional professional associations Assume other responsibilities as assigned Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants: A Master's degree in College Student Personnel, Higher Education Administration or related field A minimum of 2 -3 years of residence hall experience is required Post-graduate work experience strongly preferred Other qualifications include: supervisory and administrative skills, programming experience, including program creation and executing of programs created, decision-making abilities, interest in student development and a strong commitment to our profession Quinnipiac University is considering only those appl
Quinnipiac University is a thriving private university with 6,500 undergraduate and 2,500 graduate students, located in Hamden, Connecticut, approximately 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report and recently named one of the 2013 Great Colleges to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Quinnipiac o...ffers 58 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate and professional programs, including those leading to degrees in both law and medicine. At the core of Quinnipiac is its commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; it is a spirited, welcoming campus. For more information, please visit our website.