Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Campus Life which is housed in the Danforth University Center on the Danforth Campus.
The Assistant Director for Campus Life is an integral part of the Department of Campus Life achieving its mission of empowering students to discover and define themselves and their communities through advising, programs and resources.� The Assistant Director for Campus Life directly provides education and programming to the Sorority and Fraternity Life (SFL) community.� This role will build relationships with staff and students across the fraternity and sorority community in order to have a broad and deep understanding of community/ national trends to inform our education and programming efforts.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supervise the Coordinator for Campus Life working with our sorority and fraternity life community.
Manage the overall training, resources, and education plan for members and advisors within the SFL.
Develop and implement programing efforts this includes but not limited to New Member Convocation, Sorority and Fraternity Life Accreditation Program, and primary recruitment/membership intake process.
Oversee data collection/assessments within SFL. This includes, but not limited to, generating grade point averages, recruitment, and membership statistics reports.
Serve as a Sorority and Fraternity Life advisor to Councils and Group Pathways to Success (GPS) Advisor, co-curricular advisor to registered student groups.
Serve on call and directly supervise chapter house managers for the Sorority and Fraternity life community spaces.
Support, attend, and participate in departmental and divisional functions, meetings, programs, and events. Serve as a resource for the Division of Student Affairs and the campus community on topics of student engagement.
The individual in this position will need to have cross-cultural communication experience so they can use that knowledge to effectively connect and communicate with individual students and student groups.� They must be able to manage multiple priorities at once and have excellent problem-solving skills in order to provide optimal choices when advising students/student groups.� This individual must be comfortable with ambiguity and demonstrate flexibility. They must also be able to build strong rapport with students and campus partners.
Master’s degree in higher education, student affairs or related field.
At least three years post-graduate experience within higher education.
At least five years post-graduate experience within higher education.
Above average competencies in word processing, E-mail spreadsheets, social media, and graphic design.
Experience managing a budget.
Familiarity with the environment of university owned/operated housing facilities for fraternity and sorority life members.
The hiring range for this position is $48,087 - $62,517 annually.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
The Department of Campus Life is a unit within the Division of Student Affairs at Washington University in St. Louis. It interacts with student facing programs and initiatives in three distinct co-curricular areas: programming, advising, and resources. Through Campus Life, Student Union, the undergraduate student government is advised and supported. Washington University currently has over 450 registered student groups and 26 sorority and fraternity chapters that create a vibrant and active campus environment. Please visit https://students.wustl.edu/campuslife to learn more about the Department of Campus Life.
Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.