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Assistant Director of Student Life

Loyola University Maryland
Baltimore, MD 21210
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The Assistant Director of Student Life position offers a unique and rewarding role within the division of Student Development. This is a 12-month, live-in position, the Assistant Director is responsible for the holistic student development within a residential area of approximately 450 700 students, 2 4 Graduate Residence Coordinators (GRCs), and 11 18 Resident Assistants (RAs). The Assistant Director position is a challenging and rewarding role for professionals interested in further pursuing careers in residence life, student conduct, housing operations, and beyond.

This Assistant Director of Student Life is responsible for the total student development program within a residence hall area, including the supervision and development of the GRC and RA student staff, development of a healthy community environment, adjudication and management of student conduct caseload, housing operations, crisis response and the coordination of a secondary assignment that supports the processes of the Office. The AD will function as a contributing member of the Assistant Director team. On a small, collaborative campus, Assistant Directors also have the opportunity to be involved in campus-wide initiatives that will expose them to a number of different areas in student development and higher education.

Job duties include the oversight of student conduct caseload for assigned residential area including completing all appropriate paperwork and updating information in the conduct database. Adjudicate Community Standards violations through Educational Conferences and Administrative Hearings. Delegate appropriate cases to Graduate Residence Coordinators and the Peer Conduct Board. Develop and implement strategies and initiatives to create a safe, healthy, educational and inclusive residential environment. Create population-based learning outcomes and design area specific community development plans based on the Office's social and educational aims. Oversee the completion of Room Condition Reports, Roommate Agreements, and periodic room inspections. Oversee area opening and closing processes. Meet with students as needed and provide referrals to University resources. Communicate and respond to concerns from parents, guardians, and other constituents. Report student concerns through appropriate channels. Follow up with students as directed by Office or Divisional leadership.

The Office of Student Life is a dynamic organization that is continually looking to improve the environment within the residence halls and link the curricular and co-curricular experience of students. Loyola University Maryland is a growing and supportive environment that enables practitioners to be creative in addressing a wide array of issues within a collaborative team-based atmosphere. We are seeking colleagues whose professional philosophies align with our dedication to the development of the whole person and the University's Jesuit values of inclusion, justice, community, and a constant challenge to improve.

Application Information:

Interested candidates should apply online at: https://careers.loyola.edu/.

For more information, please contact Arienne Milkles, Associate Director of Student Life, at ajmilkles@loyola.edu or visit our website: https://www.loyola.edu/department/student-life/about/join.

Required Qualifications:

- Master's degree in College Student Personnel, Higher Education, Counseling in Student Affairs or a related field.
- 1-3 years live-in residence hall experience
- Availability to work night, weekend, and on-call hours.
- Ability to serve in the on-call duty rotation for campus-wide emergencies, 2-3 weeks per semester or as needed.
- Experience with on-call crisis response.
- Knowledge of Student Development Theory.
- Supervision and delegation skills.
- Demonstrated ability to support and advocate for underrepresented students as well as creating opportunities dedicated to developing students' understanding of identity development, privilege, oppression, social justice, bias, and/or inclusive language/actions.



Posted: 2022-06-08 Expires: 2022-07-09

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