Director of Residential Life Services
Lycoming College seeks an energetic professional to lead its Office of Residential Life. The Director of Residential Life is responsible for planning, supervising, and evaluating programs and services for students residing in College residence halls and apartments; ensuring that the residential experience fosters academic and personal growth and civic responsibility; administering college policies and conducting ongoing quality assessments of residential facilities. As a member of the Division of Student Life, the Director works cooperatively with all areas of the college community to integrate college, departmental and divisional goals and student development philosophy into the residential experience.
Required Experience & Qualifications:
- Master’s degree in higher education, student personnel or a related field
- Three to five years of progressive experience and
responsibilities in residential life
- including student life programming, administration and supervisory experience
- Demonstrated ability to coordinate programs successfully with other college departments
- Experience in group facilitation and conflict resolution
- Student staff training and development
- Budget and occupancy planning and management
- Computer literacy and a commitment to diversity as necessary.
To Apply: Please apply directly at our employment opportunities website (https://www.lycoming.edu/human-resources/employment-opportunities.aspx). All applications should include a cover letter, resume and three professional references. A pre-employment drug screening and background check will be conducted.
Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation’s
oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges.
Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The
Princeton Review as one of The 386 Best Colleges. Lycoming
College’s strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide
the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The
College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and
sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and
concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborates with and
mentors our diverse student body of 1,200 active learners,
including 37 percent international and domestic students of color,
representing 39 states, territories, and countries. Students
compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in
faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships,
and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is
located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally
situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a
world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern
manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural
gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League
World Series. Learn more at www.lycoming.edu.
Lycoming College proudly celebrates and values diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.