Marist College welcomes applications for the position of Director of Student Conduct. The Director of Student Conduct is responsible for the oversight, vision, policy development, implementation and evaluation of the College’s student conduct system. The Director is also responsible for the processing and adjudication of Student Conduct and Academic Integrity cases for students on and off campus. This position serves as the primary liaison with faculty, students, parents and college security regarding conduct matters and oversees campus programs, policies and protocols related to student behavior. They will investigate student misconduct off campus and recommends action when appropriate.
Master’s degree in appropriate discipline and a minimum of five years progressively responsible experience working with students in higher education or a closely related field required. Must possess sharp interpersonal and organizational skills and flexibility. Must have demonstrated leadership skills and a successful track record in providing education and training programs.
Oversee the administration of the Student Conduct Office.
Provide training and secondary supervision of all college hearing officers and all hearing and appeal board members.
Investigate, process, and adjudicate all student conduct and academic integrity violations.
Maintain the conduct database and statistical records to effectively trace student conduct and behavioral concerns.
Edit and publish the Student Code of Conduct.
Recruit, train and evaluate all Hearing Panel and Academic Integrity Panel Members and Appellate Committee Members.
Provide ongoing training for students, staff and other campus administrators.
Provide educational programming in the residence halls with a particular emphasis on first year students.
Meet regularly with staff in Student Affairs to discuss status of pending cases.
Responsible for monitoring the hearing and appeal process.
Determine what cases with be handled by the Residence Director for a disciplinary action for each student charged with violating the Code of Student Conduct.
Collaborate with the Assistant Dean to manage serious cases involving removal from housing or campus on an interim basis.
Perform other related duties as assigned by the Assistant Dean in a safe and responsible manner.
Knowledge and experience with Greek Affairs, Title IX and Maxient Software database system is highly desirable.
Located on the banks of the historic Hudson River and at its Florence, Italy campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 385 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (10th Best Regional University/North, 5th Most Innovative School/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. The College is top-ranked for long-term study abroad (#4 in the U.S.) by the U.S. State Department’s Open Doors report. Marist educates more than 5,000 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and numerous graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees, and also Doctor of Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant programs. To learn more, please visit https://www.marist.edu/about
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.
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About Marist College
Marist is dedicated to helping students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century. The College fulfills its mission by pursuing three ideals: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. These ideals were handed down to us by the Marist Brothers who founded the College. Now an independent institution governed by a lay board of trustees, Marist continues to embrace the three ideals as an integral part of the College mission.