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Director of Residence Life  « Position Deleted on 3/16/2013 »

Institution: Franklin College
Location: Franklin, IN
Category:
  • Admin - Residence Life and Housing
Posted: 01/14/2013
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time
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Franklin College is seeking to fill a Director of Residence Life position. The Director of Residence Life is a full-time, 12 month position within the Student Affairs division, reporting to the Dean of Students. The Director is responsible for all administrative, educational and supervisory responsibilities of residence life and for the safety and welfare of all residents, including four traditional residence halls and three campus homes all housing a total of 660 students. The Director supervises three full-time professional hall coordinators and indirect supervision of 32-35 paraprofessional staff (assistant residence hall coordinator, resident assistants and house representatives).

Responsibilities include establishing and maintaining a system for student room and roommate selection; coordinating housing assignments; developing annual recruitment, selection and training programs and in-service training for Residence Hall Coordinators and Resident Assistants; coordinating educational programming for residents, administering department budgets; and responding to institutional and departmental crises in collaboration with other members of the campus community. The director is a judicial officer and maintains the records and statistics of all campus judicial cases. The director participates on College committees and in other ad hoc assignments as needed.

Requirements: Master's degree in related field with at least three years of progressively responsible experience in areas listed above within higher education residence life administration.

Please send a cover letter, résumé, a copy of all transcripts, a brief philosophy of residence life and the names, titles and phone numbers of three professional references. Materials received by February 15, 2013 will be given full consideration. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Application materials should be directed to:

Employee Resources
Franklin College
101 Branigin Boulevard
Franklin, IN 46131

or by e-mail to employeeresources@franklincollege.edu

Founded in 1834, Franklin College is a residential four-year undergraduate liberal arts institution with a scenic, wooded campus located 20 minutes south of downtown Indianapolis. The college prepares men and women for challenging careers and fulfilling lives through the liberal arts, offering its approximately 1,000 students 28 majors, 36 minors and eight pre-professional programs. In 1842, the college began admitting women, becoming the first coeducational institution in Indiana and the seventh in the nation. Franklin College maintains a voluntary association with the American Baptist Churches USA. For more information, visit www.franklincollege.edu

Franklin College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals with the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the college's continuing commitment to cultural and gender diversity, pluralism, and individual differences are encouraged to apply.
Franklin College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals with the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the college's continuing commitment to gender and cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual differences are encouraged to apply.