Location: Binghamton, NY Category: Professional Posted On: Tue Jan 30 2018 Job Description:
Budget Title: Assistant Director (SL-3)
Residential Life serves the needs of 7,000+ residents through a system of six residential colleges. We strive to support the academic mission of the University by providing residents with a living-learning experience through our collegiate structure. We are strongly committed to the celebration of diversity and actively seek staff members who can serve as role models and have the ability to work with a widely diverse student population.
The Area Director:
Serves as a leader and role model for their community in developing a sense of identity through engagement with students, support of area traditions and implementation of educational initiatives that support the academic and personal success of students
Oversees the total operation of a 1,000-1,600 bed housing area while working in a team atmosphere
Trains, supervises and evaluates full-time Resident Directors and professional support staff. Area staff includes 16-62 Resident Assistants and student office assistants; may include graduate-level Assistant Residential Coordinators
Promotes and inclusive community through role modeling, challenging others, and emphasizing respect
Regularly interacts with residents, RAs and live-in professionals during evenings and weekends in support of a culture and expectation of involvement and engagement
Teams with the area Collegiate Professors to enhance the living-learning community
Provide administrative oversight to the student conduct process within the residential area
Serves as the on-site manager of their area office and administrative work-flow
Develops and manages the area budget and other financial resources
Provides direction to hall and area government advisors
Mentors a Departmental committee and may serve as a Residential Life representative on University committees
Coordinates aspects of crisis response for the area and participates in campus-wide duty coverage
Collaborate with 5 other campus areas
This is a 12-month, live-off position with salary of $50,000 and excellent benefits.
Two to four years progressive experience
Excellent organizational, administrative, and communication skills
Professional leadership and decision making abilities
Offers of employment may be contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check and verification of degree(s) and credentials.
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About Binghamton University
Binghamton University is a world-class institution that unites more than 130 broadly interdisciplinary educational programs with some of the most vibrant research in the nation. Our unique character — shaped by outstanding academics, facilities and community life — promotes extraordinary student success.
Binghamton merges rigorous academics, distinguished faculty and state-of-the-art facilities to engage and challenge its 17,000 students. The high-achieving Binghamton student body also represents a great diversity of life experiences, from first-generation college-goers to international students. Beyond their talent, these classmates share a desire to shape the future through technology, insight, intellectual exploration and community service.