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Area Coordinator

McKendree University
Job Location:
Lebanon, 62254
Residence Life and Housing

The Office of Residence Life at McKendree University seeks a qualified individual to fill the Area Coordinator for Residence Life position on its Lebanon, Illinois campus. The position is responsible for overseeing a residential apartment community consisting of approximately 480 residents, supervising 12 student staff members and 1 or 2 professional staff, acting as a University judicial officer, and serving on departmental collaterals, as well as other assigned duties compatible with organizational goals. A successful candidate should possess a bachelor's degree with a master’s degree preferred. Preference will be given to those with a degree in Student Affairs/Higher Education or a related field and with two or more years of post-baccalaureate experience working in a residential setting.

The compensation package for this full-time position includes a partially furnished on-campus apartment, and an excellent benefits package, in addition to other advantages.

For a full position description, please the Office of Residence Life website at

McKendree University, Illinois’ first and finest, is a private university in Lebanon, IL, just 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, home of the 11-time World Series champs (St. Louis Cardinals) and the 2019 Stanley Cup winner (St. Louis Blues). St. Louis also boasts a wonderful zoo, a first-rate botanical garden, a vibrant art scene (both performing and visual), and a plethora of top-notch restaurants.

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest referencing job #AC18 with a resume/CV and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at and Calvin Wertman, Director of Residence Life, at

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

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