Assistant Director of Residential Education
The Assistant Director will work closely with colleagues in the Office of Residential Life and across the Bowdoin campus to oversee various aspects of a vibrant and wide- ranging residential program. The Assistant Director is primarily responsible for the Peer Health program including selection of Peer Health members and implementation of a robust peer-led health and wellness residential education program. The Assistant Director shares responsibility for the implementation and selection of Bowdoin's College House leadership program; assists the hiring, support, and evaluation of the student proctor/RA staff; participates in the dean-on-call rotation, and administers basic student conduct cases. In addition, the Assistant Director supports First-year programs, the annual room lottery, and other departmental initiatives. This is a live-in position which includes an apartment in a campus residence.
A Bachelor's degree is required. Applicants must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, sound judgment, and the ability to set and balance multiple priorities. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong interest in living and working closely with undergraduates, and will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. The ability to thrive in a dynamic student-centered environment and a good sense of humor are key.