Area Coordinator

Job description

The Area Coordinator is responsible for managing all functions of a residential complex of approximately 600 -1200 students and supervising a staff of undergraduate Resident Assistants (12-18), Undergraduate Desk Assistants (10-25), and an undergraduate Desk Supervisor.  The Area Coordinator coordinates complex programs, serves in the on-call rotation, hears student conduct cases, conducts weekly staff and supervisory meetings, responds to emergencies, and serves as a liaison between the Residence Life Office, Campus Operations (including Campus Safety), the Student Affairs Office, and other administrative areas as needed.  The Area Coordinator also has a Student Life assignment in one of the following areas:  Volunteer Services, Commuter Programming, Intercultural Student Life Programming, and First Year Experience Programming.  This position lives in College provided housing.



  • Master’s degree in student personnel, counseling, leadership studies, or related field required.
  • Experience in Residence Life strongly preferred.
  • Ability to work effectively in a collegiate setting with students, faculty, administrators, and staff.
  • Ability to manage and coordinate multiple departmental programs and services concurrently.
  • Effective communication, time management, and problem solving skills.


Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references.

Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, applications should be received by July 1, 2018.






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Posted: 5/10/2018
Application Due: 7/9/2018
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