Assistant Director, Student Conduct

Employer
Virginia Tech
Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jun 04, 2021
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time


Job Description

About Virginia Tech:
Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College.

Reporting to the Associate Director of Student Conduct, the Assistant Director of Student Conduct serves as part of a dynamic community of Student Affairs educators at Virginia Tech, dedicated to supporting student development through the Aspirations for Student Learning and ExperienceVT. As part of the Student Conduct Team, the Assistant Director serves as a liaison to Housing and Residence Life (HRL), including building relationships, supporting residential learning coordinators and resident assistants, and identifying opportunities for educational partnerships or interventions. The Assistant Director also serves as a hearing officer for students and student organizations referred to Student Conduct for alleged policy violations and coordinates cases, as needed. In addition, the Assistant Director coordinates training efforts for Student Conduct, in collaboration with the Director, Associate Director, and the conduct team. The Assistant Director supervises one or more professional and/or student staff members.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in Student Affairs, Counseling, or related field; Progressive or varied experience in Student Affairs; Demonstrated experience as a conduct hearing officer; Knowledge of current trends and issues facing college students; Demonstrated experience engaging college students in difficult conversations and/or conflict resolution; Commitment to diversity, social justice, and inclusion; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Ability to problem solve and analyze complex situations; Demonstrated ability to collaborate and communicate with campus and community partners; Demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities and to work in a fast-paced environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated experience in housing and residence life; Demonstrated experience developing and delivering trainings and presentations for students, staff, and campus/community partners; Demonstrated experience developing programs/events.

Appointment Type

Regular

Review Date

6/18/2021

Additional Information

The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check.

About Student Affairs:

Student Affairs’ Aspirations for Student Learning serve as a framework for our roles as educators as we work alongside students to encapsulate their learning into a strengths-based discovery of their talent so they may: commit to unwavering curiosity ; pursue self-understanding and integrity ; practice civility ; prepare for a life of courageous leadership ; and ultimately , embrace Ut Prosim as a way of life . We operationalize these aspirations through ExperienceVT whereby we work alongside undergraduate, graduate and professional students to create a customized plan for their experience designed to accomplish their individual goals. We measure our success by the success of our students. To that end, we will do whatever it takes to support the individual well-being and success of every student at Virginia Tech

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges , a school of medicine , a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School , and Honors College . The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers . A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Nick Whitesell at nwhitesell@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

Advertised: June 4, 2021
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