Job ID: 181816

Residence Hall Director

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

  • Mar. 21, 2022
  • Residence Hall Director
  • Res Life Admin
  • University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
    Buffalo, NY
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
  • Student Services
    Residential Life

Campus Living is accepting applications in an effort to fill a Residence Hall Director position.

As Residence Hall Director, you are responsible for the residential life functions in one or more residence halls, housing 500-600 students. Through supervision of a Graduate Assistant (Assistant Hall Director) and approximately 16-24 paraprofessional staff members, the RHD fosters a clean, safe, positive and inclusive community environment that encourages students to develop their fullest potential. This position includes educational, supervisory and administrative functions that promote student engagement, academic success, personal development and a strong sense of community through the implementation of the residential curriculum. Campus Living supports the University at Buffalo’s mission by providing inclusive residential communities, personal growth and learning, every day for every one. The RHD is supervised by an Assistant Director (AD).

This is a 12-month, live-in position, beginning approximately the 3rd week in July. Candidates who have developed skills in the following areas, or an interest in developing skills in these areas, are encouraged to apply.

Student and professional (graduate) staff supervision
Residential Curriculum
Crisis Intervention
Student Conduct
Maintenance and Facilities Management
Housing Operations/Services
Counseling, Helping and Conflict Management
Administrative and Time Management

Campus Living, a unit within the Division of Student Life, serves to provide the best residential living experience for students at the University at Buffalo. We support the University’s mission by providing residential environments that assist students in being academically and personally successful.

About Student Life
As a member of Student Life, you will join service professionals, all driven by one shared set of values designed to help ensure students’ well-being, create a safe and supportive environment and promote student success. In Student Life, growth is a shared passion. We aim for excellence, thinking big and going bold. We pursue our goals tenaciously while stewarding the student experience. We build communities and advance diversity in all forms. We encourage discovery and celebrate success.

Outstanding Benefits
Working at UB offers world-class benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards such as health and retirement plans, training opportunities and access to recreational resources. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. We focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal life, and academic pursuits in an effort to support work-life effectiveness.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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