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Assistant Director, Campus Life

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Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Student Affairs

Department: Office of Campus Life

Reporting to the Associate Director of Campus Life, the Assistant Director is responsible for the leadership and development of involved students at UMBC.  The incumbent advises the Student Government Association and supervises staff who are responsible for areas such as leadership, intellectual student organizations, and other student life related functions.  This position requires that the incumbent work closely with  internal and external constituents to help create and enhance a vibrant student life experience on campus. Specific duties include:  managing a budget and providing appropriate assessment and evaluation for major initiatives; supervising exempt, graduate, undergraduate, and contingent staff; interpreting institutional policies, procedures, mission, and philosophy in their daily work with students and their concerns; and performing other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Requires a Master's degree in Student Affairs or related field and at least one year of staff supervision.  Experience in Student Affairs or Student Services also required.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Three years of student activities related experience
  • Strong commitment to and understanding of multicultural issues is highly desirable
  • Demonstrated commitment to meeting the needs of diverse student populations and student organizations
  • Ability to interact effectively with broad campus constituents and partners
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management abilities
  • Comfort with high-paced, dynamic work environment and strong team player mentality
Background Screening Statement:

A background check will be required.  

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional references (including current telephone numbers and e-mail addresses) with your application.

Screening of Applications Begins: For best consideration please submit application materials by January 26, 2018.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. 
Hours: Full-time 
Type: Regular
FLSA Status: Exempt
 Equal Opportunity Statement:  UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Work Authorization   As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.


Advertised: Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled

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