Associate Director for Residential Life
Albion College, a selective, private, residential liberal arts college, invites applications for the position of Associate Director for Residential Life and Sophomore Experience Program. Responsibilities include: manage the Residential Life Department in the absence of the Director, coordinate the campus-wide Sophomore Experience Program and work to improve retention, serve as a judicial administrative hearing officer, prevent and manage crises (on-call duty rotation included), oversee the First-Year Experience Residential Learning Strategies and Assessment, assist to implement principles of student learning and development through orientation, outreach, and programs in the residential buildings. This is a 12-month, “live-on” position (i.e., apartment and board provided without direct supervisory responsibility for hall staff). Salary is commensurate with experience.
- Master’s degree in college student personnel or a related field is required.
- Four or more years, of full-time, post-masters experience in of residential hall administration required
- Candidates should possess knowledge of sophomore experience programs; organizational, leadership, management, crisis management, interpersonal, oral and written communication, and problem-solving skills; sensitivity to the academic and personal needs of diverse college students including at-risk populations; understanding of liberal arts education.
- Candidates with First Year Experience (FYE) and Sophomore Program experiences preferred.
Interested candidates should submit an online application including cover letter; resume; and names, titles, addresses (including e-mail), and telephone numbers of three references including at least one supervisory reference to through Interfolio (https://apply.interfolio.com/43276) . Please direct questions to Ms. Julie McMahon, Director for Residential Life (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled.