The Assistant Director is charged with leading collaborative residential programs and experiences to contribute to the achievement of student's highest personal potential. Our intended learning outcomes are centered on student learning, wellness, inclusion and the creation of vibrant communities. Under the general direction of an Associate Director of Residence Life, the Assistant Director is responsible for the management, budget and programs within designated residence halls on Columbus and/or smaller Ohio State campuses; Supervises full-time staff; works closely with academic departments, staff and faculty to advance learning communities and academic initiatives; maintains positive collaborative relationships with a variety of university staff and faculty; serves on or chairs committees; provides on-call and crisis response; participates in the leadership of the department including program and protocol development, staff selection and training and evaluation, budget responsibilities and programmatic assessment.
Master's degree in Higher Education, Student Affairs, or Student Personnel Administration or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience; supervisory experience; four years of post-master's professional experience with two years of professional residence life experience; Demonstrated experience working with diverse students.
Experience supervising master's level professional staff; strong communication, organizational and leadership skills.
Target Salary: $53,000.00 - $58,000.00 Annually
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.