Assistant Director of Housing Operations and Loy Neighborhood

North Carolina, United States
Salary Not specified
Nov 18, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Elon University is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Director of Housing Operations and Loy Neighborhood.  Elon University is a selective, private, mid-size liberal arts and sciences University, widely recognized as a national model for engaged learning, along with excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and professional programs. The university has developed a plan to create a residential campus with seamless integration of the academic, co-curricular and residential experiences. Elon University is exploring innovative models for this transformation of the residential experience.

The Assistant Director of Housing Operations and Loy Neighborhood is a 12-month position that assists in the management of daily operations/functions for Residence Life and oversees the management of the Loy Neighborhood. Loy is a residential community of 192 affiliated women and men living in 19 university-owned chapter houses. This position will work directly with the Loy community to assess residential initiatives, learning, and engagement of the community. The Assistant Director collaborates with faculty and staff across the university to develop a strong residential experience that integrates students’ academic, residential, and social experiences. This is a dynamic position that combines direct student and community development with daily business and operations. This appointment also serves on the on-call rotation.

Master’s degree and relevant work experience required. The selected candidate will have experience with recognizing customer service concepts as they relate to working with primarily student and parent clients in a college setting. Experience with fraternities and sororities preferred.  The position will remain open until filled. For more information and to apply go to  Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants. 

Elon University has built a national reputation as the premier student-centered environment for experiential learning, with an emphasis on strong personal relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. Elon students are ambitious, curious and compassionate, inspired to be big thinkers and creative problem-solvers. Elon’s rigorous curriculum is grounded in the arts and sciences and complemented by nationally accredited professional programs. The 447 full-time faculty members teach in more than 60 undergraduate majors and nine graduate programs. Elon’s four-year graduation rate of 79 percent ranks in the top six percent in the nation. Elon’s 6,291 undergraduate and 826 graduate students come from 46 states, the District of Columbia, three U.S. territories and 49 other countries. About 24 percent are from North Carolina, with strong enrollment numbers from the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and other states across the country. Elon is ranked among the top-100 National Universities by U.S. News & World Report, with a #2 ranking for excellence in undergraduate teaching and #10 for innovation. For the sixth straight year, Elon is the leader in the “Focus on Student Success” feature – the only college or university ranked in the top-20 in all eight categories of high-impact academic programs. Included are #1 rankings for study abroad and learning communities and #2 rankings for first-year experiences, senior capstone and service learning.  Global engagement is central to Elon’s experience and 78 percent of students have at least one international study experience, often combined with internships, research or service. Elon is among the nation’s top universities for producing Fulbright Student Scholars and Peace Corps volunteers. In addition, Elon’s Study USA program includes opportunities to study in Los Angeles, New York City, Washington, D.C., Hawaii, Alaska and other locations. The university includes Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences; the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business; the School of Communications; the School of Education; the School of Health Sciences; and the School of Law, which is located on a campus in downtown Greensboro, N.C.