The Resident Director for Nassau and Suffolk Halls is a professional, 12-month, live-in position responsible for supporting the mission of the University by developing an upperclassmen residential living environment conducive to student learning and academic success, respecting, appreciating, and advocating for the diversity of our student population, and supporting the holistic development of approximately 3500 campus residents.
Duties include, but are not limited to: â€¢Managing a residential area of approximately 530 residents. â€¢Supervision and professional development of 10 resident assistants and 2 senior resident assistants. â€¢Liaison with administrators, faculty, and staff. â€¢The development of specialized programming in the residence halls. â€¢Active participation in the student conduct process and oversight of hall government. â€¢Actively participates in staff recruitment, selection and training activities. â€¢Management of residence hall facility and occupancy issues. â€¢Campus critical incident response.
On call responsibilities on a duty rotation basis and evening and weekend work is required.
Resident Directors also support large-scale campus events such as actively supporting and attending DSA and University-wide events.
Anticipated start date for the position is June 2021.
Internal Number: 897708-21
About Hofstra University
Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the w...orld who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.