Ball State University’s Housing and Residence Life Office welcomes applications for a full-time, at-will Residence Hall Director. The successful applicant will facilitate student development; coordinate student related programs; manage administrative functions in two designated residence halls.
The Residence Hall Director Position allows you to use YOUR SKILLS! See the following details:
Supervise 1-2 Assistant Residence Hall Director (graduate students), 7-14 Resident Assistants, 1 Administrative Assistant, and 10-15 desk and night staff members
ENGAGEMENT& INVOLVEMENT – Create a community development plan, serve on departmental committees, teach a for credit leadership course and serve as the advisor to hall council and other residence life student organizations
LIVING& LEARNING COMMUNITIES – Support living-learning programs and services and partner with faculty members and other academic partners
CRISISMANAGEMENT – Work to ensure the safety and well-being of students and facilities by serving as part of the on-call duty rotation for residence halls for a particular area of campus.
You will have great colleagues, valuable training, and professional development opportunities!
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree from an accredited college or university by September 1, 2021. Residence hall administration experience. Must be available to begin work on July 1, 2021.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in student affairs administration or related area.
Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/23483. Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through February 8, 2021.
Starting pay is $36,000 annually and includes a generous University benefits package, a two bedroom furnished apartment, and meal plan while classes are in session and during training.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states, and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
About Ball State University
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 190 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.