The Assistant Resident Director will be responsible for supporting
the administration of University at Buffalo’s Singapore-based
undergraduate degree programs. The Assistant Resident Director will
be based at the program’s campus in Singapore, and will report to
the program’s Resident Director.
As Assistant Resident Director, you will work closely with both
Buffalo- and Singapore-based personnel, program instructors, and
program students on a wide range of activities related to student
affairs administration and academic operations management. Your
responsibilities will include, among others:
- Liaising with student groups, and coordinating student
scholarship programs, and student honor society inductions
- Helping prepare and deliver in-person and virtual orientations
for students or faculty; co-delivering student and parent briefing
sessions, supporting student recruitment events, and serving as an
emcee for student events
- Coordinating all aspects of student mobility program between
the Singapore campus and the UB campus
- Serving as a writer and editor for internal student and staff
publications; and preparing and updating program handbooks and
- Collecting, reviewing, and distributing academic materials.
Preparing various administrative forms, including but not limited
to documentation required by the Government of Singapore
- Supporting general office administrative operations. Providing
logistics support for faculty and staff. Assisting with or triaging
Evening and weekend hours are required.
Employment in this position is contingent upon receipt of
employment authorization and entry approval from the Government of
Singapore. Accommodations in Singapore and round trip airfare are
Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There
are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement
plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy
mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to
support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to
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- Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 2 years of related
experience. Experience must include professional-level work
experience in a U.S. higher education environment.
- Strong interpersonal skills, including demonstrated
intercultural skills, and the ability to communicate and interact
effectively with a wide range of individuals.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- An ability to prepare and deliver clear and compelling
in-person and virtual presentations.
- A facility with using software applications, including
Microsoft Office applications. An ability to effectively use
digital communication and social media tools.
- A commitment to accuracy, high attention to detail, and an
ability to learn and effectively employ new skills, as needed.
Master’s Degree. Experience working overseas.
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