Columbus, Muscogee County
Jan 14, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Residence Life
Columbus State University has an opening for a Residence Life Coordinator in the Residence Life Department. Under the supervision of the Director of Residence Life, this position is responsible for the overall management of the residence life program on Columbus State University’s RiverPark Campus, which is comprised of 450 beds and 5 residential areas within the heart of Uptown Columbus. The position is a full-time 12 month live in position. This position is responsible for working with students and staff members to develop a welcoming community that fosters academic success and personal development. General responsibilities include oversight of all residence life operations on the RiverPark Campus, supervision of resident assistants and front desk employees, and enforcement of University rules and regulations. Responsibilities also include regular communication and collaboration with multiple internal departments. The position will participates in all departmental planning and activities, and serves on University Committees as assigned by the Director of Residence Life. Minimum qualifications include a Master’s degree in Higher Education, College Student Personnel, Counseling, Psychology, or related field is required. The selected candidate must have excellent communication, organizational, and time management skills; an understanding of student development theory and student retention; and the ability to climb multiple flights of stairs and respond immediately to emergency situations. At least two years of full-time experience in residence life is preferred. The salary is commensurate with education and experience. For fullest consideration, please submit your application by January 24, 2014. Columbus State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, Committed to Diversity in Hiring. A successful criminal background check will be required as a condition of employment. Required Documents to Submit with Online Application • Cover Letter/Letter of Application • Resume All applications and required documents must be submitted using the Columbus State University’s online employment site. To access the Columbus State University’s online employment site, please visit If you have any questions, please contact the Human Resources Office at 706-507-8920 or e-mail to