Director of Residential Life and Student Conduct

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College
March 17, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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The Director of Residential Life and Student Conduct supports the mission of Saint Mary -of-the-Woods College by providing students the ability to develop leadership skills through social justice, spirituality, sustainability, and gender equality. Provide leadership for collaborative efforts that create social and cultural vibrancy. Supervise Resident Assistants and Graduate Assistants and is responsible for providing opportunities for experiential learning, continued instruction, and support in their academic and career paths. Utilize the Code of Student Rights and Responsibleness when adhering to administrate conferences for the Student Conduct process.


Residential Life:

  • Assist in the development of goals, vision, polices, and procedures for Residential Life
  • Oversee two residential buildings
  • Train Resident Assistants
  • Supervise Resident Assistants
  • Supervise Graduate Assistants
  • Participate in after-hours and on-call weekend rotation
  • Respond to crisis and emergency response
  • Personal conflict intervention and crisis management
  • Assist in coordinating maintenance and facilities issues
  • Frequently reviews/recommends Residential Life policies/procedures
  • Oversee the distribution, collection, and review of housing data including damages, roommate changes, and maintenance request
  • Participates in campus events
  • Work with Conference and Event Services
  • Coordinate Housing Lottery
  • Residential furniture inventory
  • Key inventory and distribution
  • Create a living and learning community for students
  • Assist with New Student Orientation and First Year Experience program
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Student Conduct:

  • Oversee the Student Conduct process
  • Emergency responder
  • Recruit and train the College Conduct Board
  • Serve as the college's Student Conduct officer for investigating individual and group violations
  • Create sanctions
  • Oversee mandatory student trainings
  • Collect data from Student Conduct, how many cases, what cases, sanctions completed, etc.
  • Frequently Review Code of Student Rights and Responsibilities
  • Student Development:

  • Establish and maintain a rapport with students
  • Serve as a student advocate and promote a community suited for a positive experience for all students
  • Counsels students on college and personal challenges and make referrals when appropriate
  • Provide an atmosphere of challenge and support
  • Provide experiences to connect students to lifelong learning
  • Requirements

  • Master's Degree in Higher Education, Student Affairs, Psychology is preferred
  • Experience in Residential Life setting or student leadership
  • Ability to work well with diverse group of faculty, staff, and students
  • Initiative-taking and self-driven
  • Willingness to work nights and weekends
  • Serve on campus wide committees
  • Ability to maintain a positive approach under pressure
  • Knowledge of campus safety measures and procedures
  • Ability to manage sensitive information and maintain confidentiality
  • Culturally competent
  • Dependable, trustworthy, flexible, initiative-taking
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Cross collaboration across campus
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