Responsible to the Associate Director of Student Affairs for the supervision and administration of a residence hall community and for supporting and promoting a diversified residential program. Duties include supervision of Resident Assistants; staff selection, training, and evaluation; student contact in the areas of counseling, conflict resolution, crisis management, mediation, discipline, organization advising, human relations training, administration of daily operations, and community development. Typically requires a Master's degree or higher or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Master's degree or higher in Student Personnel/Counseling or related area preferred. Must display interest in working with first year students and/or an academically-focused environment. Should possess thorough understanding of the role and purpose of residence hall living as it applies to student development. This position requires that you operate a motor vehicle as part of your job duties. A valid driver's license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard background checks. This is an annual position typically funded for up to four years. Appointments will be made on an annual basis based on continued satisfactory performance. This is a live-in 83.3% full-time equivalency (FTE) job. Months off are June and July each year. Full Penn State benefits included.
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