Residence Hall Director (11 month position), Residence Life

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Residence Hall Director (11 month position)

1-3 Openings (Anticipated)

December 11, 2018



Residence Hall Directors provide leadership and oversight for on-campus residential areas of 300 to 600 students.  Duties include management of in-hall student resources; supervising and coordinating hall personnel including student advisors, hall office, hall desk, and night monitor staff; designing and implementing educational and social events; administering judicial cases; responding to emergency situations; promoting strong relationships among hall staff and other University constituencies; supporting a strengths based approach to development; promoting student learning and development in all job responsibilities; developing inclusive and welcoming communities; and other duties as assigned.



Required qualifications include an earned Bachelor’s degree; residence hall and/or student leadership/services experience; demonstrated communication skills; the ability to work well with diverse populations and personalities; a demonstrated understanding of inclusion, justice, and diversity; and a commitment to student learning and development.


Preferred qualifications include experience as a team player; experience as a team builder; mediation or other interpersonal communication experience; presentation skills; and/or demonstrated leadership/supervisory success.


To Apply

Submit a cover letter addressing qualifications, resume, and transcripts from all institutions of higher learning (unofficial transcripts are acceptable), and three references online or to:

Human Resources

Truman State University

McClain Hall 101

100 E Normal Ave

Kirksville, MO 63501



Review of applications will begin January 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

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