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Director Housing & Residence Life, Housing

University of Northern Iowa
Job Location:
Cedar Falls, Iowa
Residence Life and Housing

Provides leadership, direction and supervision to professional staff with regard to daily and long-term operations of all campus residence facilities, ensuring that the system meets university standards and budgets; oversees all undergraduate and graduate housing; oversees student engagement, leadership development, community building and academic support initiatives in housing; utilizes assessment findings to advance strategic priorities; assesses and responds to problems and emergencies as they arise; collaborates on policies and procedures relative to contracting, re-contracting and assignment processes; oversees summer conference operations/staffing for the Department of Housing & Dining; serves on university-wide planning and response teams; and prepares and supervises staff for the administration of the university student conduct and emergency response systems in conjunction with other university offices.

Master’s degree in Higher Education Administration, College Student Personnel or related field; at least five years of progressively responsible experience in university housing/residence life; strong oral and written communication skills; strong organizational skills; project development experience; staff management experience; ability to work with diverse populations; and the ability to work and make decisions independently required.

UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by October 24, 2021 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI is a tobacco free campus.

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